Benevolus.His is the thought continual how to ease / The wayward fortunes of this fickle World / And in the wounds of suffering Innocence / The Balm of mental Comfort to instill.
Stipple printed in brown, with small margins; sheet 115 x 70mm (4½ x 2¾"). Trimmed inside platemark.
Portrait, listed by O'Donoghue as 'Birch; banker, of Bond Street'. After Jersey-born miniaturist Philip Jean (1755-1802).
O'D 1 (only likeness)
[Ref: 35835] £90.00