Daughters of Sir Thomas Frankland Bar.t
Publish'd March 1. 1797 by W. Ward, Delancy Place, Hampstead Road.
Mezzotint, platemark 580 x 455mm (22¾ x 18"). Thread margins; rare. Good impression.
Marianne and Emilia Frankland, two of the many daughters of the naval officer and politician Sir Thomas Frankland, fifth baronet, with a spaniel asleep at their feet. Amelia holds a crayon and a portfolio of sketches. Engraved by William Ward from the 1795 portrait by John Hoppner. The painting hangs in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., having previously been in the collection of Andrew Mellon.
CS 38 iii/iv; Frankau 125 iii/iv
[Ref: 36614] £950.00