Who Cares for You?
Printed for & Sold by Carington Bowles / No. 69 St Pauls Church Yard, London. [n.d., c.1793]
Mezzotint with hand-colouring, small margins on 3 sides; sheet 150 x 120mm (6 x 4½"). Trimmed to platemark lower edge; faint crease lower right.
A buxom prostitute (see BM Satires) standing hands on hips. One of many 'droll' mezzotints in roundels made from the designs of Robert Dighton (1751-1814), who after the death of John Collet in 1780 became the foremost designer of such images.
Ex: collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd; CLB i/ii; BM Satires 8418; for another droll after Dighton see ref. 32380
[Ref: 32382] £160.00