Etching, 245 x 175mm. 9¾ x 7". Some staining and offsetting.
Religious satire: a portly clergyman wields his whip energetically as he rides a galloping skeletal horse. Racing interest. From an album of caricatures published by Mary Darly dated January 1776. It seems that her husband Matthew made the plates. Numbered 'V3' upper left and '1' upper right.
BM Satires: unrecorded.
[Ref: 14522] £280.00