Polindo and Albarosa.
Publish'd as the Act directs by I. Conde Novr. 1, 1789 & S.W. Fores Piccadilly, E.M. Diemar 114 Strand, & Molteno Colnaghi & Co. Pall Mall.
Hand coloured stipple and etching, sheet 225 x 190mm. 9 x 7˝". Trimmed to plate.
The tragic lover's from "The Orlando Innamorato"an epic poem written by the Italian Renaissance author Matteo Maria Boiardo. Two lovers sitting against a tree, the woman divesting herself of her garment and glancing modestly away, the man in armour and a plumed hat on the right. He has one arm around her shoulder, leaning towards her and pointing upwards with his other hand. After Richard Cosway (1742 - 1821); a companion print to 'Andromache and Ascanius'.
[Ref: 17712] £190.00