The Origin of Design.
London, Published by C. Taylor, Holborn, April 1. 1824.
Stipple engraving. Plate 190 x 133mm.7½ x 5¼".
With a winged cherub seated holding his bow and arrow in one hand and a torch in the other, the light casts the shade of the young male model onto the wall behind. A seated woman then sketches around the shadow to get a profile outline. Charles Taylor printmaker and publisher, 1756 - 1823, in Holborn London from 1779.
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