Hudibras's first adventure [graphic] / W. Hogarth delin et sculp.

Edition:
[State 5].
Published/Created:
London
Printed for Robt. Sayer, map & printseller, at No. 53 in Fleet Street
[1726]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 27.1 x 34.4 cm, on sheet 28.2 x 35.9 cm
Notes:
Title engraved below image.
State, publisher, and date from Paulson.
Caption below, on either sige of title beginning: "The catalogue and character of th' enemies best men of war; whome ina bold harangue [the] knight defies, and challenges to fight. H' encounters Talgol, routs the bear, and takes the fidler prisoner; conveys him to enchanted castle, there shuts him fast in wooden bastile."
Numbered "3" in upper right corner.
Sotheby's, F.E. Sotheby Sale, lot 215 (Hogarth's works) to Maggs for W.S. Lewis; 21 Nov. 1955; Acquisition no.: 955-11-21-85. Purchased as a bound collection of 97 prints with Sotheby bookplate; disbound January 1984.
Formerly owned by Frederick Edward Sotheby of Ecton, Northants, 1837-1909.
Abstract:
Hudibras and Ralpho encounter a mob armed with sticks; in the foreground to right, a one-legged fiddler, a butcher and a dancing bear with his leader. On the left, a woman reaches out her arms
Associated Names:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Printmaker]
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Artist]
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 [Publisher]
Topics:
Bears
Butchers
Butler, Samuel, 1612-1680
Crowds
Musicians
People with disabilities
Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958
Puritans
Riots
Sotheby, Frederick Edward, 1837-1909
Steevens, George, 1736-1800
Trained animals
Topics:
Great Britain -- History -- Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660 -- Humor -- Early works to 1800
Language:
English
Genre:
Book illustrations
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1726
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1726
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
Sotheby 85+ Box 205
Orbis Record:
9883496
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr22222
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16030539
PID:
digcoll:2808278