[Characters and caricaturas] [graphic] / W. Hogarth fecit 1743.
[London] [Wm. Hogarth] [April 1743]
1 print : etching on laid paper ; plate mark 25.6 x 20.3 cm
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 3, no. 2591 Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 156 Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (1st ed.), no. 162
Title from Paulson: Characters and caricaturas. Title etched below image: 3 characters. 4 caricaturas : for a farthar explanation of the difference betwixt character & caricatura see [the] preface to Joh. Andrews. Date and state from Paulson. The receipt is engraved below the caption: Rec'd [blankl] of [blank] Half a guinea being the first payment for six prints called Marriage a la mode which I promise to deliver when finish'd on receiving half a guinea more. N.B. The price will be one guinea and an half after the time of subscribing. Sheet trimmed to plate mark. Purchased from John Grant, Ltd.; Edinburgh; August 1940; £20 Kinnaird lot; with Kinnaird bookplate; disbound at Yale. Formerly owned by Charles Kinnaird, 8th Lord Kinnaird of Inchture (1780-1826).
The subscription ticket for "Marriage A-la-Mode". A group of heads drawn in a naturalistic style seen in profile; below, five compartments with heads after Raphael's Vatican tapestry cartoons (i.e."characters") and caricatures after Ghezzi, Raphael Urbin, Annibale Carracci, and Leonardo da Vinci.
3 characters. 4 caricaturas Three characters. Four caricaturas
Abbort, Stephen Art Caricatures Heads (Anatomy) Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 Kinnaird, Charles Kinnaird, Baron, 1780-1826 Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958 Steevens, George, 1736-1800
Annotations (Provenance) -- 18th century Ephemera Etchings -- England -- London -- 1743 Receipts Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1743 Subscription
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