[Joseph Gurney.] The Sincere Quaker.See Plainness here with Decency combin'd, / And Looks sedate which speak a furnish'd mind [...]
Engraving, very scarce. Sheet 360 x 260mm (14¼" x 10¼") Trimmed just within plate, repaired tears, laid on card.
Joseph Gurney (1692-1760) of Keswick. His wife, Hannah Middleton Gurney, was depicted in a matching portrait 'A Fair Quaker'. The same portraits were engraved in mezzotint by Richard Houston as 'A Quaker' and 'The Fair Quaker'.
for 'The Fair Quaker' see ref. 17457
[Ref: 31760] £320.00