Alan Ramsay Scotus.
Published according to Act of Parliament by D. Allan Edinr. July 12 1788.
Etching and aquatint, frontispiece to Alan Ramsay's 'Gentle Shepherd'. 255 x 200mm, 10 x 8".
Allan Ramsay (1686 - 1758), Scottish poet; in an oval with comic mask to left and pipe with his manuscript to right. Father of the painter of the same name, who seems to have painted this portrait.
Abbey Life: 244, 1.
[Ref: 13896] £190.00