Peasant of the Alps.
Pubd. accordg to Act of Parlt. by MDarly (39) Strand. April 2d: 1771.
Etching, 150 x 110mm. 6 x 4¼".
A gaunt man striding to left with his hands in a huge muff. After Henry William Bunbury (1750 - 1811). 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 '7' upper right.
BM Satires: 4675.
[Ref: 14153] £110.00