Engraved by Benjamin Smith (British, active 1786–1833)
After William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
John & Josiah Boydell (London)
June 4, 1795
sheet: 15 3/8 x 11 5/8 in. (39.1 x 29.5 cm)
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1932
Not on view
Signature: in plate lower left: "Painted by W. Hogarth;" lower right: "Engraved by Benj Smith"
Inscription: in plate lower center: "William Hogarth/ From the Original Picture in the Collection of John & Josiah Boydell./ Published June 4, 1795 by J. & J. Boydell No. 90 Cheapside & at the Shakespeare Gallery, Pall Mall"
see: Paulson 1970.181, Paulson 1989.181, and Dobson & Armstrong p. 210
Austin Dobson, Sir Walter Armstrong William Hogarth. London and New York, 1902, see p. 210.
Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. 2 vols., New Haven, 1970, see no. 181.
Ronald Paulson Hogarth's Graphic Works. Third edition. London, 1989, see no. 181.