Original George III Coloured Morland Engraving

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An Original George III coloured mezzotint engraving by John Raphael Smith of Covent Garden, London dated 1788. Painted by well known artist, George Morland (1763-1804)*. 'The Dairy Farm' in the original mount and ebonised frame. Measures 25" x 20" framed. *George Morland was in high demand in the late 18th Century. Engravers worked on his drawings which were produced in mezzotint as was popular in the day. Some were hand painted as is this.

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