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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


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


Artist information

William Hogarth

Artist profile

Works in the collection

32


Provenance


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


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Ronald Paulson, Hogarth's graphic works, New Haven, 1965, no 180.

Ronald Paulson, Hogarth’s graphic works, London, 1989, pp 139–40, no 180, illus p 363.