Tom Tackle relieving an Old Shipmate.
Very fine coloured mezzotint. Fantastically bright 18th century colour. 296 x 250mm.11¾ x 9¾". Trimmed to the image top and sides, and to just below the title at bottom. Some creasing.
A sailor, awash with prize money, saves an old shipmate and his family from debtor's prison. From a poem by Charles Dibden.
[Ref: 16348] £260.00