Miseries Of The Country. Thomas Rowlandson.

Miseries Of The Country

Np: Np, April 12, 1807. Wraps. Sepia engraving, 18 x 12.3 cm. dated as above with Rowlandson name below image noting No 1 James Street, Adelphi. Text reads, "Passing the worst part of a rainy winter in a country so inveterately miry as to imprison you, within your own premises so that by way of exercise and to keep yourself alive you take to rolling your gravel (though already quite smooth) cutting wood (though you have more logs than enough) working the dumb bells, or such other irrational exercise." With Rowlandson name in lower right corner of the image and dated 1807. Slight stain lower left. Thick tan paper. Near fine. Item #22040

Price: $100.00

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