Mr. Thomas Price.This Print is Dedicated to the Gentlemen Subsribers by their much obliged & humble Servant, J.Jones.
London, Printed for Robert Wilkinson, No. 125 Fenchurch Street. [n.d. c.1785.]
Mezzotint with large margins. Plate 380 x 280mm ( 15 x 11"). Scarce.
Portrait, bust in an oval, leaning in forward to right, resting head on left hand with the elbow on an open book of music on the table in front of him, a song giving Anacreon's petition about twining myrtle of Venus with the vine of Bacchus, right arm thrown back, smiling towards the viewer, with thin hair and plain, dark suit. Thomas Price (18th. century), Master of the Farthing Pie House in Marylebone Lane.
CS: 65, ii.
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