The Tea Gardens.All innocent within the shade you see, This little Pary sip salubrious Tea, Soft Tittle-Tattle rises from the Scream Sweeten'd each word with Sugar & with Cream. 235.
Mezzotint. Plate 350 x 249mm. 13¾ x 9¾". Damaged on right, two tears to right and left; water stain around right-hand one.
A fashionably dressed couple sitting at a small table under a tree, with a second woman standing in front, holding a closed fan against her chin. Two states recorded by Christopher Lennox-Boyd; this being the second, which is considerably reworked, especially in the clothes and hats.
Ex-Collection: Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 23709] £280.00