[George II in profile]
Etching on laid paper, sheet 190 x 150mm (7½ x 6"). Trimmed inside platemark; fine impression.
Variant of the portrait of George II by Thomas Worlidge (see ref. 32575) from which various 18th century portraits of George II derive. Born in Peterborough, Worlidge, 'the English Rembrandt', was a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married.
compare: O'D 48; W40; D81.
[Ref: 32783] £240.00