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The Company of Undertakers

Artist:
William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
Date:
1736
Medium:
Etching and engraving; second state of two
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 9/16 x 7 3/8 in. (26.9 x 18.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Lazarus, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.45
Not on view
Inscription: in plate, lower center: "Publish'd by W. Hogarth March the 3rd 1736 Price Six pence"
Sarah Lazarus; Donor: Sarah Lazarus
Paulson 1970.144 ii/ii; Paulson 1989.144 ii/ii; British Museum Satires 2299; Dobson & Armstrong, p. 203 ii
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. 2299.

Austin Dobson, Sir Walter Armstrong William Hogarth. London and New York, 1902, p. 203 ii.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. 2 vols., New Haven, 1970, cat. no. 144 ii/ii.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. Third edition. London, 1989, cat. no. 144 ii/ii.



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