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Hogarth painting the cosmic muse

Hogarth painting the cosmic muse

Item Information

Title:
Hogarth painting the cosmic muse
Title (alt.):
William Hogarth - 1764
Description:
Self-portrait of Hogarth painting the Comic Muse. The artist is seated looking to right, wearing an indoor cap and a loose coat, he holds a palette, brushes and palette knife while a pot of oil is on the floor beside the chair.
Artist:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
Date:
1764
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Etchings
Engravings
Portrait prints
Self-portraits
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
William Hogarth (1697-1764). Prints
Subjects:
Painters (Artists)
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
Extent:
1 print : etching and engraving ; plate mark 41 x 36 cm
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Notes (date):
Date from item.
Notes (citation):
Paulson, Ronald. "Hogarth's Graphic Works." The Print Room, 1989, London.
Notes:
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Alternative title from item.
Paulson: 204
Notes (object):
Based on a painting of the same name by Hogarth. Seventh state. The revisions completed, he has added a new title, simply "William Hogarth - 1764."
Language:
English
Identifier:
18_06_000079
Barcode:
36666003801210