Thoughts on Matrimony.Take this much of my counsel, marry not in haste; for she that takes the best of Husbands puts put on a golden fetter. Cupid's whirligig.
London Publish'd May 25 1786 by J.R. Smith, No 83 Oxford Street.
Very fine stipple, printed in sepia, in fine exhibition frame, c. 1900. 255 x 200mm, 10 x 8". Slight toning. Unexamined out of frame.
A seated woman, reading a letter. 'Cupid's Whirligig' was written by Edward Sharpham (1576–1608), published 1607.
Frankau: 294 iii of iii
[Ref: 20552] £520.00