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Inscription

in plate across bottom: F. Blondel invenit et fecit 1765; by later hand, lower left in graphite: Rx26 / CCB / P11852 / CS2 #i/iii; by later hand, lower left verso in graphite: 22x32 / 531 x 406I, 562 x 406 PL / P11,852 vvv CD 2 i/ii

Provenance

Private Collection, England; Christopher Lennox-Boyd, inv. no. P11,852; (Nicholas Stogdon, Oxford); purchased 2001 by NGA.

Bibliography
1922
"The Mezzotints of G. F. Blondel." The Print Collector's Quarterly, 9 (1922): 303-314.
1930
Inventaire du Fonds Français, Graveurs du XIIIe siècle. Paris, 1930 - 1977.