The Hon. Sir Richd. Perrott Bart. "Be thou as chaste as Ice, as pure as Snow, thou shalt not escape Calumny." Hamlet.
Printed for V. Green, Salisbury Street, Strand, London.~Published July 23d. 1770.
Mezzotint, scarce. 330 x 227mm. 13 x 9".
Sir Richard Perrott, 2nd Bt (died 1796), Soldier and diplomat. Alleged to be a confidence trickster and 'adventurer', who was briefly engaged in the slave trade.
Whitman: 15: ii of ii. CS: 101: ii of ii. Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 14799] £230.00