Pleasures and Misfortunes in Life. After sweet Meat, sour Sauce. La Viande de bon Gout a la Sauce aigre.
Publish'd Jan.y 12 1803 by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street.
Coloured engraving. 145 x 175mm. 5¼ x 7¼".
A pair of young lovers forcibly separated, the man restrained by two men carrying staves. One of a series of plates allegorising life's vicissitudes.
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