[Strolling actresses dressing in a barn] [graphic] / invented, painted, engraved, & publish'd by Wm. Hogarth, March the 25, 1738, according to act of Parliament.
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, printmaker.
[London] : [Wm. Hogarth], [25 March 1738]
1 print : etching and engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 455 x 570 mm, on sheet 476 x 612 mm
Title and state from Paulson.
"Nine actresses and four child actors dressed as classical deities preparing for a performance; among props and costumes are kittens playing with an orb and lyre, a monkey urinating in a helmet and a baby being fed by a child dressed as an eagle."--British Museum online catalogue.
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Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 3, no. 2403 Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 150 Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (1st ed.), no. 156
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