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Title

A midnight modern conversation

1733


Artist

William Hogarth

England

10 Nov 1697 - 25 or 26 October 1764


Details


Date

1733


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching and engraving


Dimensions

34.5 x 47.0 cm platemark; 38.0 x 51.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Tony Gilbert Bequest Fund 2012


Location

Not on display


Accession number

386.2012


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 2012

Private Collection, Düsseldorf/Germany, Purchased by Andrew Edmunds 2012

Colin Tennant, 3rd Baron Glenconner, Scotland, Sold 1960s


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Ronald Paulson, Hogarth’s graphic works, London, 1989, pp 84–85, no 128, illus p 296.

Ronald Paulson, Hogarth's graphic works, New Haven, 1965, vol 1, pp 150–51, no 128; vol 2, plate 134.