Courting Couple, 18th Century

Romantic Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an 18th-century scene: a courting couple are watched by teasing friends. A man kneels to kiss the hand of a young woman, who smiles behind her fan; three young women and a man creep up behind them, smiling and laughing. The women wear formal dresses of embroidered and frilled silk, the men wigs, breeches and long jackets.