Lady and Child.From the Orginal Picture Painted by Salsa Ferratta, In the Collection of the R.t. Hon.ble Lady Viscountess Midleton; To Whom the plate is Most Humbly Dedicated by her Ladyship's most Obliged and most Obedient, Humble Servant, John Boydell. Size of the Picture 1F.5žI.by 1F. 11˝" in height. N.o. 40.
Publish'd by J. Boydell Engraver in Cheapside, 1767.
Engraving. Plate: 165 x 225mm, (6˝ x 9"). Very large margins.
A portrait of a well dressed woman holding her young child, the image is reminscent of a Madonna and Child devotional image of which Giovanni Battista Sassoferrato (1609-1685) produced many variations.
Ex Collection Duke of Westminster.
[Ref: 38333] £180.00