A Sleeping Bacchus.In the Drawing Room at Houghton. Size of the Picture F.8 I.0½ by F.10 I8¾ long,
Published Sep.r 29.th 1780 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London.
Mezzotint with very large margins. Plate 400 x 456mm (15¾ x 18"). Few scratches.
Bacchus, asleep, reclines with his staff and cloak at his side, surrounding him are putti, satyrs, fauna, a young woman and three shepherds and various animals; a woodland scene with mountains in the distance.
[Ref: 30852] £380.00