Belinda at her Toilet. "A heavenly image in the glass appears, "To that she bends to that her eyes she rears." Pope. The Rape of the Lock. Canto I. To John Fitz-Gerald Esqr. Of Naseby in the County of Northampton &c.&c.&c.This plate from a picture in his collection is with his permission respectfully dedicated by his most obliged and devoted Servant. H. Fradelle.
London, Published June 24. 1824 by Messrs Colnaghi & Co. 23. Cockspur Street.
Mezzotint, very fine, plate 858 x 681mm. 33¾ x 26¾". Trimmed to plate. Tear in title area.
A young woman gazing into the mirror on her vanity table, with a letter in her left had. A young lady attends to her hair and a servant enters through the doorway. A dog stands bottom right. After a painting by Henri Jean-Baptiste Victoire Fradelle (1778-1865).
Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
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