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Print - William Hogarth (1697-1764)
  • William Hogarth (1697-1764)
    Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 10
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William Hogarth (1697-1764)

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1795 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 10 (maker)
    Williams, Charles 'Argus' (maker)
    Asperne, James (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stipple engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Frank A. Gibson

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 175

Physical description

General Description: William Hogarth (1697-1764) Painter and engraver. After the self-portrait of 1745 (W.153). British. Lettered with title and Painted by W. Hogarth./ Engraved by Benj. Smith. / From the Original Picture in the Collection of John and Josiah Boydell./ Published June 4. 1795. by J. & J. Boydell. No.. 90. Cheapside, & at the Shakspeare Gallery. Pall Mall.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1795 (made)


Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 10 (maker)
Williams, Charles 'Argus' (maker)
Asperne, James (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Stipple engraving


Height: 39.4 cm size of plate, Width: 30 cm size of plate, Height: 56.1 cm size of sheet, Width: 42.3 cm size of sheet

Object history note

Notes: The painting which this print corresponds to is in the Tate Gallery, London.

Descriptive line

Self-portrait by William Hogarth, 1795

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

W.= M. Webster Hogarth, London, 1979




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