The Fair Nun Unmasked, Mezzotint, 1769.
"The Fair Nun Unmasked", Mezzotint print by Carrington Bowles, 1769
'On her white Breast is a sparkling Cross she wore
Which Jews might kiss and Infidels adore...Pope."
after the painting by Henry Robert Morland (1716/19-1797), hand-coloured, London, published as the Act directs A.D. 1769, Printed for Carrington Bowles, Map & Printseller, No. 69 in St Pauls Church Yard London.
Original antique Hogarth frame with period glass.
Frame: 42cm x 31.5cm.
Provenance: Harold Ward Collection.
Stock Reference: LH 1840
Slight wrinkling to the paper, some browning and a bit of wear towards the bottom section, small white mark on girl's sleeve. Otherwise 'good'.
Original period frame, with period glass.
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