- Museum number
"WILLIAM HOGARTH 1697-1764 'PHIZ-MONGER'", study for medal, formerly in an album; caricature of artist, turned to right, sitting and holding a palette before an easel, inscribed with title around side of medal
Pen and black ink over graphite
- Production date
Height: 270 millimetres
Width: 209 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Series of medals both struck and cast, in the history of caricature, commissioned by the French Mint 1973. Coins and Medals own a complete set of medals.
1983-6-25-52...87 registered in sequence of album in which acquired.
From album 1983,0625.52-87.
This figure is taken from Hogarth's 'William Hogarth, Serjeant Painter to His Majesty', 1758 (Paulson 204).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number