Hooly and Fairly.
Rare hand coloured mezzotint. Platemark: 150 x 110mm (6 x 4¼").
An elderly Scottish man in a landscape, directed to left. He wears a tartan scarf over his left shoulder, and a round Scots bonnet, with his right arm extended in front of him. A cane is looped pver his left wrist, as he holds a cup and lid in his left hand. Behind, to the left is a cottage, outside which stands a woman smoking a clay pipe, raising a glass above her head as she leans against a fence. An empty bottle can be seen in front of her on the floor. On the right is a farm building with a horse and two cows outside. In the foreground to the right is a large thistle.
Ex: collection of the late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 33019] £120.00