The Female Correspondent.From the Original Picture of the same size, Painted by Gabriel Metzu; In the Collection of the Right Honble. Lord Viscount Powerscourt.
Published Jany. 7. 1771, by J. Boydell, Engraver in Cheapside London.
Mezzotint printed in colours, 505 x 360mm. 19¾ x 14¼". Some paper discolouration.
A lady at a table preparing to seal a letter with hot wax, watched by her maid. A spaniel sleeps by her feet. After Gabriel Metsu (1629 - 1667), painter active in Leiden and Amsterdam.
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