Loves Rêverie

Method Mezzotint
Artist James Egan after John Rogers Herbert
Published London, Published by B. B. King Monument Yard & Ackerman & Co. Strand. [c. 1834]
Dimensions Image 246 x 307 mm, Plate 303 x 336 mm, Sheet 347 x 381 mm.
Notes A young woman, dressed in eastern costume, reclines against a large cushion. Upon her lap is an open book which pictures two near-naked fairies embracing. Behind, a peacock perches upon a stone balustrade, and a staircase leads down to a garden. In the distance, the sea is visible.

Listed under 'New Engravings' in Bent's Monthly Literary Advertiser and Register of Enrgavings, Works on the Fine Arts, &c., Janurary 10, 1834.

Ex.Col.: Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd.

Condition: Light foxing to sheet and image.
Framing unmounted
Price £130.00
Stock ID 34882