[Le Soeur de Wille.] [Wille's sister.]
[French, n.d., c.1775.]
Rare proof engraving, before all letters, image 240 x 180. Trimmed to plate; some damage to extremities.
Skilfully engraved and intimate portrait by engraver Jean Georges Wille (1715 - 1808) of his sister, informally dressed; in rectangular frame. Wille was born near Koenigsberg in Germany and came to Paris in 1736, where he became a member of the Academy and achieved a great reputation for his abilities.
[Ref: 19606] £160.00