Framed mezzotints after original paintings by Angelika Kauffmann (Maria Anna Angelika Kauffmann, Swiss, 1741-1807): (1) "Lucius Papirius Praetextatus and His Mother", mezzotint by Thomas Burke (English, 1749-1815), published by William Wynne Ryland (English, 1738-1783), sight: 14"h, 11.75"w, overall: 18.25"h, 15.75"w *Notes: Lucius Papirius Praetextatus (Roman, c.272BC); the publisher, William Wynne Ryland, was executed by hanging for the crime of forgery in 1783; (1) framed mezzotint, "Beauty Governed by Reason, Rewarded by Merit", published in 1784 by Ann Bryer (English, fl. 1779-1788), sight: 14"h, 11.75"w, overall: 18.25"h, 15.75"w, total: 6.5lbs Start Price: $80.00
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