Reverse print on glass of “The Monk Surprised”, circa 1790

“Sold by JNº. SMITH, Map & Printseller at Hogarth’s Head, Cheapside, London”

Basically the monk is surprised by a mother with her daughter who is probably pregnant with his child. This print is also found on creamware pottery see: Creamware mug

Original stained softwood frame

Dimensions: 16½” by 12½” overall

Condition: Some slight lifting on the right hand side



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