Mrs. Ellen GwynnA celebrated Actress and distinguish'd favourite of King Charles the 2d.
Mezzotint, 255 x 305mm Fine impression, trimmed at bottom.
Nearly full length, the subject is sitting on a block, directed and looking forwards with her legs crossed. Her dress is loose and sits off of her right shoulder. A long curl of hair rests on the left. There is a slight glow eminating from the subject's face. Rocks and trees can be seen in the background.
J.C. Smith part III: p.1399. 6. From Broadlands the Palmerston family.
[Ref: 27391] £260.00