Vicar of Wakefield.Olivia's return to her Father. Being unable to go for my poor child myself ... I have here brought you back a poor deluded wanderer; her return to duty demands the revival of our tenderness. Vide Dr. Goldsmith's Vicar of Wakefield. Vol. II. Chap. III.
Publish'd Sepr. 1st. 1789, by John & Josiah Boydell, Cheapside, & at the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall Mall London.
Stipple, sheet 400 x 315mm. 15¾ x 12½". Trimmed to plate at bottom and sides.
A scene from Oliver Goldsmith's (1728 - 1774) 1766 novel 'The Vicar of Wakefield'. Olivia returns after running off with her lover, unable to look at her parents, who sit to left under an awning spread over branches. After Thomas Stothard (1755 - 1834).
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