Published 1.st August 1799 by R. Ackermann 101 Strand for D.r In.o Trusler.
Hand-coloured aquatint and etching, very fine colour. Plate 450 x 356mm (17¾ x 14"). Paper watermarked: J Whatman 1794. Nicks and tears to edges and inside platemark. Overall toning.
A young couple try to escape from a mother under the cover of darkness; a horse-drawn carriage waits by the lake. A transparency image.
[Ref: 34776] £320.00