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Satire on False Perspective (Frontispiece to "Kirby's Perspective")

After William Hogarth
(British, London 1697–1764 London)

Artist: Luke Sullivan (Irish, 1705–1771 London)
Subject of book: Joshua Kirby (British, Parham, Suffolk 1716–1774 Kew Green, Surrey)
Date: February 1754
Medium: Etching and engraving; second state of two
Dimensions: image: 8 1/8 x 6 13/16 in. (20.6 x 17.3 cm) plate: 8 7/8 x 7 1/4 in. (22.6 x 18.4 cm) sheet: 9 3/8 x 8 in. (23.8 x 20.3 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Gift of Sarah Lazarus, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.33

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