Thomas Rowlandson

British, b.1757, d.1827

Sympathetic Lovers Cupids Magick Lanthern (Accompanied By Short Verse)

  • Etching
  • Sir Joseph Kinsey bequest
  • 296 x 204mm
  • 73/203

From the series 'Lovers', eleven plates designed by George Moutard Woodward (ca. 1760-1809) and etched by Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827), published by Hooper & Wigstead, 1797-98.

The others in the series are entitled 'Drunken lovers', Quarrelsome lovers', 'Dukes place lovers' 'Aged lovers', 'Avaricious lovers', 'Forgiving lovers', 'Spiritual lovers', 'Country lovers', 'Platonic lovers' and 'Bashful lovers'.

A complete set is held at the Graphic Arts Collection, Princeton University Library.

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