London Published Augst. 16, 1804, by John P. Thompson, Gt. Newport Street.
Stipple printed with blue and brown, some colour added by hand. Sheet 355 x 410mm, 14 x 16". Tatty extremities; trimmed close to plate.
A hare (far right) is flushed from cover by two lurchers; a beater with his stick and spaniel at his side in centre, two men and another dog in landscape beyond. After George Morland (1762/3 - 1804), from a series of hunting scenes showing different quarry. Originally published 1790 by T. Simpson, and re-published by Thompson in 1814; a version with French title was engraved by Suntach in 1791.
See Siltzer pp.189-190.
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