[A rake's progress]. Plate 6 [graphic] / invented, painted & engrav'd by Wm. Hogarth & publish'd June [the] 25, 1735, according to act of Parliament.

Creator:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, printmaker.
Edition:
[State 2].
Published/Created:
[London] :
Sold at [the] Golden Head in Leichester Fields London,
[25 June 1735]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching with engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 356 x 407 mm, on sheet 378 x 431 mm.
Notes:
Title, state, and imprint from Paulson.
Added title from first lines of verses below image.
"Plate 6."--Lower right corner.
After the painting at Sir John Soane's Museum.
Abstract:
Interior of a gambling house in Covent Garden where Tom has fallen, raving, on one knee having lost his money at dice; behind him a chaotic group of gamblers, most of whom fail to notice that flames and smoke are pouring over the panelling and through the door (left); to right, a highwayman (a gun and mask in his pocket) sits beside the hearth ignoring a small boy who offers him a drink, on the wall is a handbill advertising "R. Tustian Card Maker" -- British Museum online catalogue. On the lower left, a man is entering a note of a loan to Lord Cogg for £500. A dog with a color "Covent Gar[den]" barks at Tom.
Variant Titles:
Gold, thou bright son of Phoebus, sourse of universal intercourse ...
Topics:
Child laborers.
Criminals.
Dogs.
Fires.
Gamblers.
Gambling.
Parables.
Usury.
Topics:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist.
Perrins, Charles William Dyson,--1864-1958--Ownership.
Steevens, George,--1736-1800--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings--England--London--1735.
Etchings--England--London--1735.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1735.
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
733.06.25.06.2+
Orbis Record:
9931651
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr29643
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 3, no. 2223
Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 137
OID:
15960336
PID:
digcoll:2796583