Lady Charles Spencer.
London. Publish'd Jan.y 15.th 1776, by W.m Dickinson, at M.rs Sledges, Henrietta Street, Covent Garden.
Mezzotint with very small margins. Plate 510 x 360mm (20 x 14¼"). Collector's stamp on verso, 'E.M.H'.
Portrait of Lady Mary Spencer (1743-1812), in riding habit, beside a horse. From Reynolds' painting (Mannings 1665) in a private collection. Born Mary Beauclerk, she married Lord Charles Spencer (1740-1820), son of Charles Spencer, 3rd Duke of Marlborough.
CS 77 ii/iii; Hamilton p.132 ii/ii; for another portrait of the same sitter after Reynolds, see ref. 23898
[Ref: 33220] £320.00