[Characters and caricaturas] [graphic] / W. Hogarth fecit 1743.

Edition:
[State 1].
Published/Created:
[London]
[Wm. Hogarth]
[April 1743]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on laid paper ; plate mark 25.6 x 20.3 cm
Notes:
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).
Abstract:
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.
Variant Titles:
3 characters. 4 caricaturas
Three characters. Four caricaturas
Associated Names:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Printmaker]
Carracci, Annibale, 1560-1609 [Artist]
Ghezzi, Pier Leone, 1674-1755 [Artist]
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 [Artist]
Raphael, 1483-1520 [Artist]
Topics:
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
Language:
English
Genre:
Annotations (Provenance) -- 18th century
Ephemera
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1743
Receipts
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1743
Subscription
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
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:
Kinnaird 72K(c) Box 110
Orbis Record:
11319704
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr22433
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16030758
PID:
digcoll:2807273