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    Sale 5437

    British Mezzotints and Printed Handkerchiefs from the Collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    12 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 90

    Richard Houston (1721-1775), after Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A.

    Say little foolish flutt'ring thing

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    Richard Houston (1721-1775), after Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A.
    Say little foolish flutt'ring thing
    mezzotint on laid paper, first state of two, scratch letter proof before title, very good early impression with margins, published by R.Sayer, London 1771
    unframed
    P. 19 7/8 x 13 7/8in. (50.4 x 35.2cm.)


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    Harriet Powell in the character of Leonora, in the opera of the Padlock

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