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Tailpiece to the Catalogue of Pictures Exhibited in Spring Garden

Etcher:
Charles Grignion, I (British, London baptised 1721–1810 London)
Artist:
After William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
Date:
May 7, 1761
Medium:
Etching and engraving; second state of two
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 1/4 x 12 5/16 in. (21 x 31.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.35(85)
Not on view
Signature: in plate: "W. Hogarth inv-t ed del. / C. Grignion sculp."

Inscription: in plate below image: "Esse quid hoc dicam?–vivis quod Fama negatur–Mart." [from Epigrams, Bk. V, l.1] / Publish'd according to Act of Parliament May 7, 1761
Paulson 1970.244 ii/ii; Paulson 1989.237 ii/ii; British Museum Satires 3809; Dobson & Armstrong, p. 215 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. 3809.

Austin Dobson, Sir Walter Armstrong William Hogarth. London and New York, 1902, p. 215 ii.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. 2 vols., New Haven, 1970, cat. no. 244 ii/ii.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. Third edition. London, 1989, cat. no. 237 ii/ii.



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