Evening [graphic] / invented, painted & publish'd by Wm. Hogarth, March 25th, 1738, according to act of Parliament ; engraved by B. Baron.

Edition:
[State 3].
Published/Created:
[London]
[Wm. Hogarth]
[25 March 1738]
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving on laid paper ; plate mark 489 x 404 mm, on sheet 613 x 472 mm
Notes:
Title engraved below image.
"Price 5 shillings."--Following printmaker's name.
Sotheby's, F.E. Sotheby Sale, lot 215 (Hogarth's works) to Maggs for W.S. Lewis; 21 Nov. 1955; Acquisition no.: 955-11-21-24 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:
The third print in the series "Four Times of the Day" is set at Sadler's Wells. "A dyer and his wife walking with their dog beside the New River; the wife holds a fan with a design of Aphrodite and Adonis, the husband carries a small child, a somewhat older boy stands behind them in tears because his sister is demanding the gingerbread figure he holds; behind them is a young woman holding a shoe and a cow being milked by another woman; to the right is a tavern with the sign of Sir Hugh Middleton's Head, two women and a man are in the tavern garden, other figures are visible through the window, and a grape vine is climbing up towards the roof."--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Four times of the day.
Associated Names:
Baron, Bernard, 1696-1762 [Printmaker]
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Artist]
Topics:
Adonis (Greek deity)
Aphrodite (Greek deity)
Children
City & town life
Crying
Dogs
Fans (Accessories)
Milkmen & milkwomen
Myddelton, Hugh, Sir, 1560?-1631
Signs (Notices)
Sotheby, Frederick Edward, 1837-1909
Spouses
Taverns (Inns)
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1738
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1738
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:
Sotheby 24++ Box 305
Orbis Record:
9885243
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr22248
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16030565
PID:
digcoll:2808303