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The lover's disguise
London : Printed for and sold by Carington Bowles, No.69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, [1776?]
1 print : mezzotint with etching ; plate mark 151 x 113 mm., on sheet 18 x 14 cm.
Title from item. | Numbered in plate: 340. | Date estimated from George, v.5, Appendix, "Key to the dates of the series of mezzotints issued by Carington Bowles."
Two lovers in a room with a shuttered window and floral wallpaper. The young woman wearing a bonnet sits in a chair holding the hand of the young man who has arrived disguised as a woman. The huge hat he has removed is lying on a table in front of a pole
  •  Couples.
  • Interiors - England - 18th century.
  • Windows.
  • Draperies.
  • Furniture.
  • Clothing & dress - England - 1770-1780.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Mezzotints - England - London - 1776.
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