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Print - The Four Times of the Day
  • The Four Times of the Day
    Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 10
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The Four Times of the Day

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (probably, engraved)

  • Date:

    1736-38 (engraved)
    1738 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 10 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2740

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 98

Physical description

Morning; From the series 'The Four Times of the Day'; Engraving print on paper.

Place of Origin

England (probably, engraved)

Date

1736-38 (engraved)
1738 (published)

Artist/maker

Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 10 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

engraving print on paper

Object history note

Engraving reproduction of Hogarth's painting (completed in 1736) of the same name.

While 'Strolling Actresses' (see DYCE.2747) was not part of the 'Four Times of the Day' series, Hogarth's intention appears to have been to sell the five prints together.

Descriptive line

Morning; From the series 'The Four Times of the Day'; Engraving print on paper; By William Hogarth; English School; First published 1738.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.
The Grotesque Factor Malaga: Museo Picasso, 2012. ISBN: 9788494024917.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving (printing process)

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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