Fox and Rabbit.Proof.
Published Feb.y 29th 1812, by R.Ackermann at his Repository of Arts, 101, Strand, London.
Colour-printed mezzotint, proof state, very fine impression. Platemark: 455 x 595mm (17¾ x 23½"). Small margins. Slight paper toning.
A fox with its prey, a rabbit, beside a burrow, with another fox looking on from the right. Possibly never published. Whitman only describes a plate with the same title in the Charles Turner sale catalogue as being after F. Snyders.
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