Rustic Sympathy.By Angels caught, all hallow'd as they flow. [/] Are tears we shed for Sorrows not our own; [/] And Bosoms heaving for another's Woe. [/] Waft their own incense to the Heavenly Throne.
London, Published 1. Jan.y. 1797 by John Jeffryes Ludgate Hill.
Mezzotint printed in colour. Plate: 645 x 515mm, (25½ x 20¼"). Staining in very large margins.
A rural scene in which a beggar in rags approaches the door of a cottage. Two woman stand in the doorway, one carrying a jug the other leans on a broom and next to them a boy sits on a barrow of straw.
[Ref: 38740] £320.00