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The Parson's Head

Etcher:
Richard Livesay (British, 1753–1823 Southsea)
Artist:
After William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
Date:
October 1788
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
plate: 6 1/4 x 5 3/8 in. (15.9 x 13.7 cm) sheet: 11 x 17 3/8 in. (28 x 44.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.2715
Not on view
Signature: in plate below image: "W. Hogarth delin-t / Livesay fecit."

Inscription: in plate: "Published Oct-r 1788 by Tho-s. King New Broad Street"
British Museum Satires 2773; Dobson and Armstrong, pp. 220-221?
Frederic George Stephens, M. Dorothy George Catalogue of political and personal satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. 11 vols., London, 1870-, cat. no. 2773.

Austin Dobson, Sir Walter Armstrong William Hogarth. London and New York, 1902, pp. 220-221 (?).



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