The Industrious 'Prentice Out of his Time and Married to his Master's Daughter: Industry and Idleness, plate 6
William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
September 30, 1747
Etching and engraving; third state of four
sheet: 10 5/16 x 13 9/16 in. (26.2 x 34.4 cm)
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1932
Not on view
Signature: in plate lower left: "Design'd & Engrav'd by Wm. Hogarth"
Inscription: in plate lower center: "Plate 6"; at lower right: "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament Sep-br. 30 1747."
Paulson 1970.173 iii/iv; Paulson 1989.173 iii/iv; British Museum Satires 2945; Dobson & Armstrong, p. 208, pl. VI-iii
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. 2945.
Austin Dobson, Sir Walter Armstrong William Hogarth. London and New York, 1902, p. 208, pl. VI-iii.
Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. 2 vols., New Haven, 1970, cat. no. 173 iii/iv.
Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. Third edition. London, 1989, cat. no. 173 iii/iv.