[Concert ticket; For the Benefit of Mrs. Banti].
Aetatis suae 69. 1797.
Engraving with large margins. Platemark: 138 x 172mm (5½ x 6¾").
A concert ticket for the benefit of singer Mrs Brigitta Giorgi Banti (1756 - 1806). A muse is seated on clouds, lifting her left hand, holding a lyre in her right. On the right, are two putti, holding a trumpet and two laurel crowns. On the left, another putto holds a banner over Muse.
De Vesme: 1914, iv of vii. See item 20507 and 21299 for earlier states.
[Ref: 32428] £230.00