Christiane Henriette Kochals Pelopia aus Atreus und Thyest von Herrn Weise.
zu Finden in Leipzig bey Bausse. [German, c.1770.]
Rare Engraving, 315 x 235mm. 12½ x 9¼". Very slight foxing.
Portrait of Christiana Henriette Koch, German actress, as Pelopia in Christian Felix Weisse's (1726 - 1804) Atreus und Thyest (1767). In an oval garlanded with flowers on a lettered pedestal, in front of which is suspended a dramatic mask and crown.
Harvard: p.424, 2. Ex Collection Norman Blackburn.
[Ref: 18530] £140.00