Petite Laitiere Anglaise or The Milk Maid

Method Stipple
Artist Thomas Gaugain after James Northcote
Published Publish'd June 1786, by T, Gaugain, No 4, Little Compton Street, Soho, London
Dimensions Image 370 x 310 mm, Plate 420 x 340 mm, Sheet 518 x 400 mm
Notes Thomas Gaugain (1756 - c.1810) was a copyist and engraver. Born in Abbeville, France in 1756 he came to London at a young age spending his whole career in England. He entered the Royal Academy Schools in 1771 exhibiting there from 1778-82.

James Northcote (1746-1831) was a history and portrait painter, Northcote was also assistant to Sir Joshua Reynolds, 1771-5, and later his biographer. He was known for his dignified portraits in the Reynolds tradition, but also produced grandiose history paintings, many for Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery.

Lennox- Boyd ii/iiii

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

Condition: Tipped to album page. Very light foxing to margins and plate.
Framing unmounted
Price £250.00
Stock ID 25412