[James Thomas Paine.]
Published Jan.y the 1.st 1780 by J. Dean. Berwick Street Soho.
Mezzotint, proof before title with Collector's mark. 461 x 330mm (18¼ x 13"). Very fine.
Whole-length, as a child, standing, naked except for a sash that comes around his chest, he holds it around the neck of a Pomeranian dog to the right, whose head is turned towards the boy. James Paine II (1745-1829), architect and sculptor, the son of James Paine I.
Ex Collection: Earl of Bute. Horne: 91, i/ii. CS: 19.
[Ref: 29163] £850.00