15623

SATIRE ON SUITORS FOR A RICH BANKER’S WIDOW

A Bold stroke for a Wife no Chicken Hazard.

Published
(London) by S.W.Fores

Description
Broadside, oblong 4to., hand coloured engraving by Heath, cut close to plate line at top edge, printed one side as issued.

£225.00

SKU: 15623

Product Description

A Satire on the suitors for Mrs Harriot Coutts the recent widow of tghe founder of Coutts Bank. This variant issue shows Mrs Coutts in widow’s black with her hair under a white cap. Kneeling before her are the two suitors – the one on the right being Frederick Augustus, Duke of York. BM. No 14424A