The Catgut Macaroni.
Etching. Platemark: 175 x 125mm (7 x 5"). Small surface mark in lower right corner.
A portrait, whole length, of a man playing the violin. His figure faces the spectator, his head turned in profile to the left. He is dressed in macaroni-fashion with a large looped club. From 'Macaronies, Characters, Caricatures & designed by the greatest personages, artists &c graved & published by Mdarly, 39 Strand. 1772 (Vol.3)'. Numbered 'V.3' upper left and '15' upper right.
[Ref: 38450] £260.00