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Plate Two, from The Analysis of Beauty

A work made of etching and engraving in black on cream laid paper (now split in two, with the left side laid down on back book cover and the right side in two parts).
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  • A work made of etching and engraving in black on cream laid paper (now split in two, with the left side laid down on back book cover and the right side in two parts).

Date:

1756/61

Artist:

William Hogarth
English, 1697-1764

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

William Hogarth

Title

Plate Two, from The Analysis of Beauty

Origin

England

Date

1756–1761

Medium

Etching and engraving in black on cream laid paper (now split in two, with the left side laid down on back book cover and the right side in two parts)

Dimensions

365 × 495 mm (image); 415 × 545 mm (plate); 435 × 565 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth Shopen

Reference Number

1960.561b

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