A Half Pay Officer.Who has been at Dinner with Capn. Broad.
Etching, 160 x 105mm. 6¼ x 4¼".
A man in military dress with sword, picking his teeth. From '24 Caricatures by several ladies, gentlemen, artists, etc.', in an album of caricatures published by Mary Darly dated January 1776. It seems that her husband Matthew made the plates. Numbered 'V.1' upper left and '20' upper right.
BM Satires: 4684.
[Ref: 14136] £120.00