Stipple, Rare early proof before all letters; sheet 225 x 140mm (8¾ x 5½"). Trimmed inside platemark; ms in pencil.
Colonel Thomas Stanley (1749-1818), a distinguished book collector. He used the bookbinder Roger Payne, whose other clients included Topham Beauclerk and William Beckford. The sale of Stanley's collection in 1813 took £8232.
de Vesme 910 ii/v
[Ref: 35958] £130.00