This antique English engraving shows two children asleep against rocks in a tranquil wood. From the Scottish ballad Auld Robin Gray.
After John Hodges Benwell (English, 1764-85), W. Westall (English, 1781-1850) | Engraver: William Greatbatch (British, 1802-c. 1885)
Marked: The Figures by J.H. Benwell; the Landscape by W. Westall; Engraved by W. Greatbatch./ The Children in the Wood./ Printed by Wilkinson; Published Exclusively in the Art-Union Journal.; Proof Impressions on India Paper 4s/.
Width 17.25 Depth 1 Height 19 in.
Sight: Width 8 Height 9.75 in.