John Raphael Smith
The Peasant

PROVENANCE: Professor Raymond E. Pahl, FBA (1935-2011).

Mezzotint, inscribed on the print Painted by G Carter/ Engraved by J.R Smith/ The Peasant/ Vide Yoricks sentimental Journey Vol. 2 Page 183/ Oh! had I come one moment sooner-it bleeds to death-his gentle heart bleeds with it. Published April 15, 1776 by T Bradshaw, James Street, Covent Gardens, & JR Smith N10 Batemans Buildings, Soho Square.

404 x 303 mm. (16 x 12 in.)