Soldiers Quarreling at Dice.From the Original Picture of the same Size, Painted by Valentini, in the Collection of Sr. James Lowther, Bart. Vol. II. No.40.
J. Boydell excudit, Mar.1, 1769.
Etching and mezzotint, paper watemarked. Plate 292 x 381mm (11½ x 15"). Very large margins.
Five soldiers in 16th century dress around a wooden table on which dice are thrown, gesturing and shouting angrily, one to left reaching for his sword, one to the right leaning forward with one knife on his stool.
Ex Collection Duke of Westminster.
[Ref: 38187] £220.00