15387

SATIRE ON FIDELITY

The Unpleasant Rencontre

Published
London by Thos McLean

Description
Oblong folio, hand coloured Aquatint by D.T.Egerton, some light usage, printed one side as issued.

£125.00

SKU: 15387

Product Description

A Satire on Fidelity. A Lady with her Black Servant catches her Fiance slipping out of a Brothel, with possible disastrous consequences to their forthcoming marriage. “Some Ladies are so fastidious that should they stumble on their Lord and master elect as he is stealing out of the Temple of Venus, they might cease to treat him with their former cordiality…….” Not in British Museum Catalogue.