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The Virtuous Parent – Laetitia endeavours in vain by presents to reconcile her Parents

Artist:
Attributed to Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon)
Artist:
After George Morland (British, London 1763–1804 London)
Date:
after 1811
Medium:
Stipple engraving, printed in color
Dimensions:
Plate: 18 × 13 5/16 in. (45.7 × 33.8 cm) Sheet: 18 1/4 × 13 3/8 in. (46.3 × 34 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.1890(3)
Not on view
Signature: in plate below image: "Painted by G. Morland / Bartoloti"

Inscription: in plate: "The Virtuous Parent. / Laetitia endeavours in vain by presents to reconcile her Parents"
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
see Dawe, p. 146; D'Oench 300c (copy); Richardson 162
George Dawe, John James Foster The Life of George Morland: with an introduction and notes by J. J. Foster; illustrated by 56 plates from examples in the National and private galleries. T. Werner Laurie, London, 1909, p. 146.

Ellen D'Oench "Copper into Gold": Prints by John Raphael Smith, 1751–1812. New Haven and London, 1999, p. 228, no. 300c (copy).



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