W. Shenstone Esqr.

Method Copper engraving
Published c. 1764
Dimensions Image 125 x 77 mm, Plate 129 x 85 mm, Sheet 134 x 85 mm
Notes Frontis to Dodsley's edition of his Works, 1764.

Bust of Willaim Shenstone on a pillar with a lyre, trumpet and garlands below with W. Shenstone Esqr. on a ribbon wrapped around the lyre and base of pillar.

William Shenstone (18 November 1714 – 11 February 1763) was an English poet and one of the earliest practitioners of landscape gardening through the development of his estate, The Leasowes.

O'Donoghue 8

Condition: Light creases to sheet.
Framing unmounted
Price £45.00
Stock ID 36448