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Plate Eight, from A Rake's Progress

A work made of etching and engraving in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching and engraving in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

June 1735

Artist:

William Hogarth
English, 1697-1764

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

William Hogarth

Title

Plate Eight, from A Rake's Progress

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

1735

Medium

Etching and engraving in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 31.5 × 38.7 cm (12 7/16 × 15 1/4 in.); Plate: 35.5 × 41 cm (14 × 16 3/16 in.); Sheet: 48.1 × 59.9 cm (18 15/16 × 23 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace S. Oakley

Reference Number

1921.345

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