engraved by J. Fittler
of a Fisherman and wife
Refreshing - engraved by S. Alken
William & DAYES, Edward after George MORLAND
Bird-nesting; Children Nutting
Published by John Raphael Smith, 27 February
1789, and 1 July 1788. A pair of mezzotints with
added hand colour. Both in good condition (Child
Bird-nesting) has some worm damage in the
margins, and (Children Nutting) has a few tears
in margins one of which extends into the image.
Image size: 17 1/4 x 21 5/8 inches. Sheet size:
18 3/8 x 22 1/2 and 20 3/8 x 24 1/2 inches. A
pair of beautiful images after Morland, the
master of English genre painting.
engraved by E. Dayes and published by J.R. Smith
in 1783. Mezzotint.