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Title

The gate of Calais or the roast beef of old England

1749

Artist

William Hogarth

England

10 Nov 1697 – 25 or 26 October 1764

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  • Details

    Date
    1749
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    etching and engraving
    Edition
    only state
    Dimensions
    38.2 x 45.8 cm platemark; 45.3 x 56.0 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 2011
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    324.2011
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    William Hogarth

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    Works in the collection

    32

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  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

  • Provenance

    Andrew Edmunds Prints & Drawings, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Andrew Edmunds Prints & Drawings 2011

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