Engraving and etching, rare. 266 x 190mm. 10½ x 7½". Trimmed inside the plate along right-hand edge.
Flora, half-nude, holding a long stick in her hands and seated on a cloud. She floats above a landscape accompanied by three winged spirit children, one of which holds in his hand some flowers which are identical to the plants in the right foreground. Frontispiece to "The Enchanted Plants" by Mrs. Montolieu.
De Vesme: 1766; i/iii.
[Ref: 20601] £280.00