[Woman asleep beside a candle.]
Printed for Rob.t Sayer, Printseller in Fleet Street [n.d., c.1760].
Mezzotint with large margins, platemark 150 x 115mm (6 x 4½"). Glue stains lower left.
Interior after Dutch painter Godfried Schalken (1643-1706), known for his candlelight scenes. This print is a mid-18th century copy of an image that had already been copied three times previously (by John Smith, Schenk and Gole). Charles Spooner prints were usually (if not always) copied from earlier prints.
Ex: collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd
[Ref: 32353] £130.00