From a Picture in the possession of Mr. Reynolds.
[Sold by Ryland and Bryer Engravers and Printsellers, at the Kings Amrs Cornhill.] [n.d. c.1760.]
Mezzotint. Wonderful image, very fine with full margins, plate 330 x 226mm. 13 x 8¾".
A dutch lady with naked bosom, holding up coin in right hand. Wonderful image. Engraving after Jacob Backer's painting 'Taste', one of a series of paintings depicting the five senses from 1635. The source image is here wrongly attributed to Frans Hals.
CS 5: i/ii. See BM: 1861,1109.411
[Ref: 14774] £480.00