A Mendicant.It was one of those Heads which Guido has often Painted Mild, Pale, Penetrating, free from all common place Ideas of fat contented Ignorance looking downwards upon the Earth, it look'd forwards, but look'd as if it look'd at something beyond this World. Vide Sterne.
Published March 8.th 1794 by S.W. Fores No.3 Piccadilly.
Stipple and etching with small margins. Plate 381 x 249mm. 15 x 9¾".
A friar standing in a landscape, a walking stick in his left hand and his hat down by his side in his right, a sack slung over his shoulder.
for another Bunbury print with similar subject matter see ref. 1058.
[Ref: 28182] £140.00