[George II in profile]
Etching on laid paper, with 18th century watermark; sheet 140 x 115mm (5½ x 4½"). Trimmed inside platemark; slight crease on left caused by hinge against backing sheet; on white laid paper.
Copy 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: 32785] £35.00