Inn - Midnight, Company Tired and Retired.
Pub. Jany. 1825 by Pyall & Hunt, 18, Tavistock St.t Cov.t Garden.
Hand coloured etching and aquatint, 200 x 240mm. 8 x 9½". Some ink offset and occasional spotting.
View of an empty room in an inn, with trays and plates on the tables, a chandelier hanging low in the centre and hats on pegs by the door at right. After M Egerton (1821 - 1827; fl.), humorous designer and social satirist; apparently an amateur since he often signs as 'Esq'. From his 'Airy Nothings; or scraps and noughts, and odd-cum-shorts'.
BM Satires 14995.
[Ref: 12458] £60.00