MorningTo Lady Beaumont, this Plate, Engraved from the original Picture in the Possession of Sir George Beaumont Bar.t [...]
London: Published as the Act directs 1 Feb 1787 by Eliz.th Woollett, North Street, upper Charlotte Street, Rathbone Place.
Engraving, platemark 445 x 560mm (17½ x 22"). Small wormhole on right top. Very large margins. Slightly foxed.
Rural landscape with figures possibly on their way to work, after a painting by Herman van Swanevelt (c.1600-55), Dutch artist living in Rome and Paris. Engraved by William Wollett, the most famous British engraver of his day; this impression published posthumously by his widow. It was originally sold as a pendant to the partner print 'Evening'.
[Ref: 38604] £300.00