[Carts de Visite de la Comtess Harriett Frances Bessborough.]
Etching and engraving, fine and scarce in this state. Plate 145 x 140mm. 5¾ x 5½". Very small margins, slightly foxed.
Visiting-card of Countess Harriet Frances Bessborough (1761-1821), invitation to a ball hosted by her. A woman seated in a chair holding a bird in her right hand, and a flame in her left. Two putti holding a banner over her.
De Vesme: 1896; ii/iv.
[Ref: 20543] £260.00