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Title

A rake's progress: plate 4,

1735


Artist

William Hogarth

England

10 Nov 1697 - 25 or 26 October 1764


Details


Other Title

A rake's progress: the arrest


Date

1735


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching and engraving


Dimensions

36.0 x 41.0 cm platemark


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 2006


Location

Not on display


Accession number

54.2006.4


Artist information

William Hogarth

Artist profile

Works in the collection

32


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Steve Meacham, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Portrait of Marie Antoinette is more than just a pretty face', Sydney, 07 Jun 2006.

Ronald Paulson, Hogarth’s graphic works, London, 1989, pp 89–91, 94–95, no 135, illus pp 307–10.

Ronald Paulson, Hogarth's graphic works, New Haven, 1965, no 135.

Peter Raissis, Prints & drawings Europe 1500-1900, Sydney, 2014, p 76.