Pair of Mezzotint Prints Heigh Ho, after Adriaen van Ostade, engraved by Richard Houston, published by Bowles & Carver, London, c. third quarter 18th century, one showing a seated woman, the other showing a man, both yawning broadly, in shadow box frames, (both trimmed along bottom edge), ht. 9 1/4, wd. 8 1/2 in.
Provenance: The Old Print Shop, New York.
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