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Marriage à-la-mode, pl. 3

Marriage à-la-mode, pl. 3

Item Information

Title:
Marriage à-la-mode, pl. 3
Title (alt.):
Marriage a-la-mode (Plate III)
Description:
Shown is the interior of a dispensary where the viscount has brought his child-mistress to visit M. de la Pillule whose remedy has not cured her venereal disease; a large, well-dressed woman (perhaps a procuress) looks angrily at the young man and opens a knife, while the quack polishes his glasses.
Engraver:
Baron, Bernard, 1696-1762
Artist:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
Publisher:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
Name on Item:
Invented Painted & Published by Wm. Hogarth. Engraved by B. Baron
Date:
(c) April 1, 1745
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Etchings
Engravings
Satires (Visual works)
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Holt Collection
Subjects:
Nobility
Mistresses
Physicians
Misaubin, Jean, 1673-1734
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764. Marriage à la mode
Places:
EnglandLondonCity and London Borough of Westminster
96 Saint Martin's Lane, London
Extent:
1 print : etching and engraving ; plate mark 39 x 47 cm
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Publisher:
Wm. Hogarth
Notes (acquisition):
Gift; Holt; 1979
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: 160
Notes (object):
The third plate of the Marriage A-la-Mode series. Plate based on "The Inspection," a painting by Hogarth. Third state. The sole on the young man's right shoe has been lightened - the cross lines in the first state are reduced to single lines.
Language:
English
Identifier:
18_06_000129
Barcode:
36666003801335