Spring.From the Original Picture of the Same Size painted by Filippo Lauri in the Collection of his Grace the Duke of Devonshire.Vol. II. No. 1.
Publish'd May 30.th. 1770 by John Boydell in Cheapside.
Engraving with some etching. Plate: 240 x 315mm (9½ x 12¼"). Very large margins.
An allegorical scene in which figures pick flowers and collect birds eggs. From the series 'The Most Capital Paintings in England', Boydell's first major initiative as a pioneering publisher of fine engravings.
Ex Collection Duke of Westminster.
[Ref: 38282] £220.00