Thomas Stothard. “Cassino.”
London: ca. 1800. 5 1/8 x 3 1/2. Copper engraving by Thomas Cook. Later hand color. Good condition.
A charming scene of gentlefolk playing the card game of cassino, while a man looks on, perhaps coaching the young woman at the center.
Thomas Stothard (1755-1834) was a British artist; Thomas Cook (1744-1818) a prolific British engraver.