Mezzotint. Proof before letters. Rare. Plate: 180 x 250mm, (7 x 9¾"). Bit messy.
A portrait of Lady Benedetta Day (neé Ramus)(d.1811), depicted in an oval she rests on a large copy titled 'Johnson. Shakespeare. 4'. Day was wife of Sir John Day of Middle Temple who served as Advocate General to the East Indies.
Ex collection of The Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd. CS: 65 I; Hone: 102 I of II.
[Ref: 36827] £260.00