Amaryllis.Vide Spectator No. 144.
Publish'd Feb.y 20.th 1784 as the Act Directs, London.
Stipple printed in brown ink with large margins, very scarce. Platemark: 240 x 190mm (9½ x 7½").
A fashionably dressed young woman stands to the front, facing the right. She wears a fur robe, a hat with ribbons and a muff. Amaryllis was a character in the first of the three major works of the Latin poet Virgil, The Eclogues. By George Townley Stubbs (1748 - 1815?), son of painter George Stubbs (1724 - 1806).
Not in Lennox-Boyd List.
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