Henry Fielding

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Henry Fielding
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James Basire after William Hogarth
Henry Fielding
London, April 1762
Etching
190 x 120 mm
Trimmed within platemark
£100.
The original drawing is apparently lost. Basire’s tracing of the drawing is in the Royal Library. The print appears as a Frontispiece to Volume I of Arthur Murphy’s edition, The Works of Henry Fielding Esq; with the Life of the Author.

Paulson 241 II/II