Bonnet excudit. [n.d., c.1775.]
Crayon manner, printed in red, scarce. 270 x 195mm, 10½ x 7¾". Pinholes in margins.
An ornamental plate in honour in viniculture, with a bust of Bacchus, a gushing cask and various wine-making tools. Louis Marin Bonnet (1736-93), the engraver and publisher of this print, was the inventor of crayon-manner, the technique used here.
[Ref: 26590] £170.00