Macaroni Courtship.or the two Insignificants.
Etching, 180 x 245mm. 7 x 9¾".
Bust caricature profiles of a man and woman gazing lovingly into each other's eyes; they display the fashionable hair-styles of the day. From an album of caricatures published by Mary Darly dated January 1776. It seems that her husband Matthew made the plates. Numbered 'V.2' upper left and '2' upper right.
BM Satires: 4650.
[Ref: 14529] £290.00