London Publish'd June 29. 1792 by John Murphey, No.20 Berkely Street, Edgeware Road.
Hand coloured mezzotint, very scarce. Sheet size: 480 x 610mm (18¾ x 24"). Trimmed to image with damage. Laid on backing sheet. Some repaired tears. Rubbing to surface.
A wonderful striking image of a Lion emerging from a dark cave, looking directly at the viewer, crouched on its forelegs as if ready to pounce. After John Graham (1755-1817), painter and teacher of art.
[Ref: 36897] £1,250.00