The Golden Age. [&] The Silver Age.H. Walton. Charles West. [&] B. West. Facius.
Publish'd Jan.y. 1.st. 1778 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London. [&] Publish'd Sept.r. 2.d. 1782 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London.
Stipples printed in sanguine with large margins, very rare pair. Plate: 325 x 300mm, (12¾ x 11¾").
A pair of images depicting stages of childhood. In one a young mother watches as her child sleeps, in the background an older couple sit and stand by a door way. [&] A girl in a bonnet sits looking out across a landscape, next to her is placed a basket of chickens.
For a pair in mezzotint see ref: 29674.
[Ref: 36837] £450.00