Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Fair Penitent – Laetitia in penitence finds relief and protection from 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:
Sheet: 17 7/16 in. × 13 in. (44.3 × 33 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.1890(6)
Not on view
Signature: in plate below image: "Painted by G. Morland / Engrav'd Bartolotti"

Inscription: in plate: "The Fair Penitent. / Laetitia in penitence finds relief and protection from her Parents"
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
see Dawe, p. 146; D'Oench 300f (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. 300f (copy).

Cindy McCreery The Satirical Gaze: Prints of Women in Late Eighteenth-Century England. Oxford, 2004, pp. 74-76.



Related Objects

The Departure of the Sons of Tippoo Sultan from the Zenana

Artist: Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon) Date: 1793 Medium: Stipple engraving, hand colored Accession: 62.602.193 On view in:Not on view

The Beautiful Rhodope in Love with Aesop

Artist: Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon) Date: ca. 1782 Medium: Stipple engraving, printed in brown ink; only state Accession: 17.3.890 On view in:Not on view

Four Cupids Sacrificing a Goat, Oval in a Rectangular Frame (in "Designs for Various Ornaments," pl. 20)

Artist: Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon) Date: March 1, 1779 Medium: Etching Accession: 46.50.2(20) On view in:Not on view

Bacchanal with Five Putti, Rondel in a Rectangular Frame (in "Designs for Various Ornaments," pl. 40)

Artist: Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon) Date: February 29, 1782 Medium: Etching Accession: 46.50.2(40) On view in:Not on view

Four Putti Playing with Flowers, Rondel in a Rectangular Frame (in "Designs for Various Ornaments," pl. 30)

Artist: Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon) Date: August 31, 1780 Medium: Etching Accession: 46.50.2(30) On view in:Not on view