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An Election Entertainment, plate one from Four Prints of an Election

A work made of engraving in black on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving in black on cream laid paper.

Date:

1757/58

Artist:

William Hogarth
English, 1697-1764

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

William Hogarth

Title

An Election Entertainment, plate one from Four Prints of an Election

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

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1757–1758

Medium

Engraving in black on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 40 × 54 cm (15 3/4 × 21 5/16 in.); Plate: 43.7 × 55.9 cm (17 1/4 × 22 1/16 in.); Sheet: 44.9 × 58 cm (17 11/16 × 22 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace S. Oakley

Reference Number

1921.351

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