The merry milk maid [graphic] = La femme au lait = Allegra contadinella / M. Lauron delin. ; P. Tempest exc. cum privilegio.

Published/Created:
[London]
[Printed & sold by Henry Overton at the White Horse without Newgate]
[1733]
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving ; sheet 26.5 x 16.2 cm
Notes:
Title engraved in English, French, and Italian below image.
Tempest also possibly the printmaker. See Hindley, C. History of the cries of London, ancient and modern.
'ML' in M. Lauron forms a monogram.
Imprint from title page.
Bound in: The cryes of the city of London. London : Printed & sold by Henry Overton at the White Horse without Newgate, 1733.
Removed from Lewis Walpole Library Quarto 75 L328 733, p. 67, where it was laid in.
From the collection of Sir William Fraser (1826-1898), with his stamp in lower right corner, recto.
Partially mounted.
Watermark: Strasburg lily.
Variant Titles:
Merry milkmaid
Femme au lait
Allegra contadinella
Associated Names:
Tempest, Pierce, 1653-1717 [Printmaker]
Laroon, Marcellus, 1653-1702 [Artist]
Topics:
Cries
Fraser, William, Sir, 1826-1898
Gulston, Joseph, 1745-1786
Street vendors
Language:
English
Genre:
Annotations (Provenance) -- 18th century
Engravings -- England -- 1733
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
733.00.00.41
Orbis Record:
8875748
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr00729
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10700183
PID:
digcoll:549405