No 9. Milk Maid & Cow Herd.
London Published Oct. 20. 1798 by J.R. Smith King Street Covent Garden.
Mezzotint, with small margins, printed in colours and hand finished. Plate 457 x 560mm (18 x 22"). Slight split top margin.
A sty at the corner of a thatched cottage, where a cow-herd stands behind a cow, resting an arm on its back as he talks to a milkmaid pushing open the gate on the right, carrying a pail.
Frankau: 238, ii of ii.
[Ref: 28658] £320.00