[London Publish'd Feb.y 1.at 1784 by J. Matthews N.o 438 Strand.]
Stipple with small margins, printed in sepia, very fine. Publication line removed from plate. Platemark: 190 x 145mm (7½ x 5¾").
A portrait of the actress Sarah Siddons in the character of the Tragic Muse. Half-length with her head in profile to the left, holding a dagger in her right hand. She is wearing a cameo in the shape of a mask of a bearded man. Within a vertical oval.
De Vesme 450. IV of IV.
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