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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Hogarth
  • Description

    Portrait of William Hogarth, after the bust by Roubiliac; looking to the left, wearing cap and jacket loosely worn with single button fastened with tassles; on pedestal; a sculpture of a pug below; illustration to vol II of Ireland's 'Graphic Illustrations of Hogarth' (1794-1799)

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1799
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 237 millimetres
    • Width: 165 millimetres (trimmed?)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title and production detail, "Phillips Sct / from a bust by Roubilliac / Pub for S. Ireland May 1. 1799".
  • Curator's comments

    The bust by Roubiliac is in the National Portrait Gallery - NPG121.

  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 39 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits British CVII P4)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Graphic Illustrations of Hogarth
  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number



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