No. XVII. The Amiable Letitia Lutestring. No. XVIII. The Billing Brewer.
Engraving. Plate: 175 x 110mm, (7 x 4¼"). Moustache added in ink. Small margins.
Two portait busts set in ovals. On the right a portrait of Harvey Combe (1752-1818) who made his fortune in the brewing industry and elected Alderman of London in 1790, on his left is a portrait of an unknown courtesan. 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 7703.
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