The Oxford Macaroni. 5.
Etching with very large margins. Platemark: 150 x 105mm (6 x 4¼").
A whole length portrait of a man in profile to right. He wears a tasselled mortar-board, a pair of bands, a long gown open and showing coat, waistcoat, and knee-breeches. His hair is curled on his forehead and is in a long looped club. Plate 5 from the publication, 'Caricatures, Macaronies & Characters by sundry ladies gentlemen artists &c (Vol.2)'. Published by caricaturist, printseller and ornamental engraver Matthew Darly (1720 - 1781).
BM Satires ref: 4990.
[Ref: 34309] £240.00