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Jermima Palmer (no title)

1735-1750
Origin: England, London
OH: 14 1/4" x OW: 10 3/8"; Plate H: 14" x W: 9 7/8"
Black and white mezzotint engraving
Museum Purchase
Acc. No. 1964-534
The lower margin reads: "D'Agar pinx.t/ I. Faber fecit/ Beauty, how sweet thy unaffected Grace,/ Where modest Sense glows thro' y.e meaning Face!/ Where the pleas'd Eye darts forth a Vestals Fire,/ And undesiring kindles up Desire!/ The wanton Glance may short-liv'd Passion move;/ But awefull Virtue fixes solid Love./ Sold by I. Faber at y.e Golden Head, Bloomsburg Sq"