Stothard, Thomas (1755 London 1834). The Bathers. Seven graces bathing in a mountain rivulet in rich landscape. Colored steel engraving by Charles Cousen (Yorkshire c. 1819 – 1889). Inscribed: T. Stothard, R. A. Painter. / C. Cousen, Engraver., otherwise as above. 8¼ × 9⅝ in (21 × 24.3 cm).
Brilliant in romance and colors. – Stothard “belongs to the minds who soared up from the depth to fame … In view of the strictness of style his drawings … (belong) to the best achievements of the English school” (Nagler).
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