A Soft Tumble after a Hard Ride.From the Original Picture by John Collet, in the possession of the Proprietors.
Mezzotint, platemark 155 x 115mm (6 x 4½"). Publication date excised.
Two ladies and a man, on horseback attempting to jump a gate. The man and one of the ladies have both fallen from their horses, throwing them together. A pamphlet titled 'The Joys of th[e] Cha[se]' protrudes from the man's pocket. Four dogs add to the confusion. Reduced copy of an earlier print after John Collet (c.1725-80), painter and prolific designer of humorous scenes for publishers to make prints from.
Ex: collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd; for larger version see BM Satires 5816.
[Ref: 32379] £140.00