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satirical print / print

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1904,0819.705

  • Description

    Satire on Hogarth, shown as the mountebank painter on a stage demonstrating the beauty of a crooked line: see BMSat for full description. 1753 Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1753
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 231 millimetres
    • Width: 190 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        With a long text in the lower margin beginning 'H. a mountebank painter ..'
  • Curator's comments

    A duplicate of Cc.3-2

  • Bibliography

    • BM Satires 3249 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Exhibition history

    2009 July-Oct, Nottingham Castle Mus & AG, Picturing Britain ...
    2009/10 Nov-Feb, Edinburgh, NG of Scotland, Picturing Britain ...
    2010 Mar-June, London, Royal Academy of Arts, Picturing Britain ...

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1904

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1904,0819.705

Satire on Hogarth, shown as the mountebank painter on a stage demonstrating the beauty of a crooked line: see BMSat for full description.  1753 Etching

Recto

Satire on Hogarth, shown as the mountebank painter on a stage demonstrating the beauty of a crooked line: see BMSat for full description. 1753 Etching

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