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Image ID:
lwlpr22222
Call Number:
725.02.00.04.5
Creator:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, printmaker.
Title:
Hudibras's first adventure W. Hogarth delin et sculp.
Edition:
[5th state].
Published:
London : Printed for Robt. Sayer, map & printseller, at no. 53 in Fleet Street, [1726 but circa 1768 printing]
Description:
1 print : engraving, on laid paper ; plate mark 271 x 344 mm, on sheet 282 x 359 mm.
Notes:
Title engraved below image. | State and date from Paulson. | Caption below, on either sige of title beginning: "The Catalogue and Character Of th' Enemies best Men of War ..." | Numbered "3" in upper right corner.
Reference:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 1, no. 506 | Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), 84 | Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (1st ed.), 75
Summary:
Hudibras and Ralpho encounter a mob armed with sticks; in the foreground to right, a one-legged fiddler, a butcher and a dancing bear with his leader.
Subjects:
  •  Butler, Samuel, 1612-1680. - Hudibras - Illustrations.
  • Puritans.
  • Bears.
  • Crowds.
  • Butchers.
  • Musicians.
  • People with disabilities.
  • Riots.
  • Trained animals.
  • Great Britain - History - Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660 - Humor - Early works to 1800.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Satires (Visual works) - England - 1726.
  • Engravings - England - London - 1726.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist.
  • Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794, publisher.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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