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Hudibras Sallying Forth (Seventeen Small Illustrations for Samuel Butler's Hudibras, no. 1)

Artist:
William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
Author:
Illustrates Samuel Butler (British, baptized Strensham, Worcestershire 1613–1680 Covent Garden)
Date:
1721–26
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 13/16 x 2 13/16 in. (12.2 x 7.1 cm) (trimmed)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.35(102)
Not on view
Signature: in plate, lower right: "Wm Hogarth Inv-t et Sculp-t"

Inscription: in plate lower left: "1"
Paulson 1970.86; Paulson 1989.6; British Museum Satires 516
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. 516.

Austin Dobson, Sir Walter Armstrong William Hogarth. London and New York, 1902, p. 196.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. 2 vols., New Haven, 1970, cat. no. 86.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. Third edition. London, 1989, cat. no. 6.



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