The Confession.Here the Fair humble Penitent behold, To the good father all her sins unfold. He hears, absolves. But mark his leering Eyes, And judge by them where his Devotion lies.
Mezzotint. Platemark: 150 x 110mm (6 x 4¼"). Very large margins. Paper toned.
A young woman stands, holding a rosary in her hands, with a shawl over her hair, making her confession to a friar who sits with his hands tucked into his sleeves, leering down at her.
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