A Paris chez Basan et Poignant Md. d'Estampes rue et hotel Serpente. [n.d. c.1760.]
Engraving with large margins. Plate 215 x 165mm (8½ x 6½").
Two boys seen in a window frame, the nearest rests his basket of exotic fruit on the ledge and peers down at a cat, and he holds up a small bird perched on his left hand. Inside the room lies a recorder, sheet music, a cello and a globe. In the background can be seen Italianate architecture.
Ex: Oettingen-Wallerstein collection.
[Ref: 28442] £190.00