Labour & Health. Vide Smart's Ode to Spring.
London, Published Feb.y 21. 1799, by G. Testolini, No.73, Cornhill.
A very fine hand-coloured stipple and etching. Plate 647 x 445mm. 25½ x 17½".
A peasant man walking along a path to left, looking to front as he smokes a pipe, carrying a scythe over his shoulder and a tankard hanging to his right, a young woman following him at right with bare feet, carrying a bowl and jug, their cottage with smoking chimney behind at right.
See BM: 1860,0728.108 [uncoloured proof].
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