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The Laughing Audience

Artist:
William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
Date:
December 1733
Medium:
Etching; fourth state of four
Dimensions:
plate: 7 3/8 x 6 13/16 in. (18.8 x 17.3 cm) sheet: 8 3/4 x 7 3/8 in. (22.2 x 18.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.888-262
Not on view
Paulson 1970.130 iv/iv; Paulson 1989.130 iv/iv; British Museum Satires 1949; Dobson and Armstrong, p. 201
Frederic George Stephens, M. Dorothy George Catalogue of political and personal satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. 11 vols., London, 1870-, cat. no. 1949.

Austin Dobson, Sir Walter Armstrong William Hogarth. London and New York, 1902, p. 201.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. 2 vols., New Haven, 1970, cat. no. 130 iv/iv.

Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. Third edition. London, 1989, cat. no. 130 iv/iv.



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