Picture not named offered at ebay
but unsold 24 June 2002.
This is a
very nice original handcolored engraving it has
written on the lower border,"sold and
published in 1794 by the Morland Gallery on Old
Bond Street London, This image was republished in
1799 by Orme.The image is in very nice condition
for a print this age its remarkable. The plate
mark measures 16X21 1/4", there is only some
very faint toning to the sky,there are no tears,
or serious stains on the sheet, the print is
loose not laid down.
Peas - more detail
after George MORLAND
Published by T. Ladd, 12 July 1801. A pair of
colour printed mezzotints with added hand colour.
In excellent condition with the exception of
being laid down and cut to the edge of the plate
mark. A few skillfully mended tears in the
margins. Image size: 18 3/8 x 24 inches. Sheet
size: 19 3/4 x 24 3/4 inches approx. A pair of
beautiful images after Morland: 'a master of
genre and animal painting, an artist worthy to be
placed in the same rank as the best of those
Dutch masters whom he studied as a boy' (DNB).
This is different from another Morland Picture
also known as Interior of a stable