The Young Gipsy.Engraved from an original picture of Morelli in the possesion of Edw.d Fitzgerald of the temple Esq.r. To whom this plate is dedicated by his most obliged humble servant the proprietor John Boydell.
Publish'd according to act of parliament June 1st, 1762 by J. Boydell, engraver in Cheapside, London.
Engraving, very fine. Platemark: 400 x 290mm. (15¾ x 11¼"). Trimmed to platemark. Glued to sheet on one side.
Idealised representation of gypsy with child seen through trompe-l'oeil frame. A coat of arms is placed amongst the inscription underneath. After Bartolomeo Morelli (1629 - 1703).
From the Oettingen-Wallerstein Collection.
[Ref: 28397] £220.00