‘Eloisa meditating on St. Preux’s Letter’
Stipple engraving printed in sepia ink, on a vellin type paper. on paper.
Sheet size: 44,5 x 50,5 cm. (17,5 x 19,9 inch). Image size: 24,5 x 30 cm. (9,6 x 11,8 inch).
This print originates from Rousseau’s Eloisa, volume 1, page 16. Published in 1791 by S. Vivares in London.
Condition: Good, given age. Paper loss in two places in the top margin (below matting), a small tear in the margin and edge of the image (top left), two foxing spots in the left margin, a small crease in the edge of the image. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Professionally matted, not examinted out of matting. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ELOISA-LETTER-READING-ST PREUX