No. XXII. M.rs. W_n. No. XXIII. The careful Commander.
Engraving. Plate: 175 x 110mm, (7 x 4¼"). Small margins.
Two portrait busts in ovals, on the right is depicted is Mrs W. who followed her husband to New York, after his death she accepted a proposal from Sir Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester (1724-1808), Governor of Quebec, who is depicted on the right. From the 'Histories of the Tête à Tête annexed...' series that appeared in 'Town and Country Magazine', a monthy magazine which featured articles on the scandals and romantic affairs of the nobility.
BM Satire 6302.
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