The industrious 'prentice Lord-Mayor of London [graphic] / engrav'd & design'd by Wm. Hogarth.

Creator:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, printmaker.
Edition:
[State 2].
Published/Created:
[London] :
[Wm. Hogarth],
publish'd according to act of Parliament, Sep. 30, 1747.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching with engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 40.4 x 27.3 cm, on sheet 63.2 x 45.5 cm
Notes:
Title engraved above image.
Series title "Industry and idleness", state, and publisher from Paulson.
"Plate 12"--Below frame, centered.
Caption in decoration in lower edge of frame: Proverbs Chap III. Ver: 16. Length of days is in her right hand and in her left hand riches and hounour.
Abstract:
The former industrious appretice Francis Goodchild is now Lord Mayor. The scene is Cheapside where we see the Lord-Mayor's carriage surrounded by a mob and with spectators in stands and at every window. The spectators in the stands include the Prince and Princess of Wales. Both sides of the frame are decorated with cornucopias.
Variant Titles:
Industrious apprentice Lord-Mayor of London
Industry and idleness. Plate 12.
Topics:
Crowds.
Judges.
Mayors.
Parables.
Parades & processions.
Topics:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist.
Kinnaird, Charles Kinnaird,--Baron,--1780-1826--Ownership.
Perrins, Charles William Dyson,--1864-1958--Ownership.
Steevens, George,--1736-1800--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1747.
Parables.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
Kinnaird
50K(b)
Hogarth
747.09.30.12.2++
Orbis Record:
9867320
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr30166
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 3, no. 2997
Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 179
OID:
15947900
PID:
digcoll:2793032