Who this can view yet feell no kindling fire / Need keep no Lent to mortifie desire.
[London: John Smith, c.1692.]
Mezzotint, rare. 205 x 285mm (8 x 11¼"). Trimmed close to plate, small repair in lower margin, touching plate.
A naked Venus reclining on a bed, embracing an infant Cupid, watched by a horned satyr and a woman. The original painting is at Chatsworth.
BM: 1876,1111.14, state iii of iv (first two unlettered proofs).
[Ref: 31770] £320.00