Lewis Theobald [graphic] / Wm. Hogarth pinxt.

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. Jany. 20th 1794 by Wm. Richardson, Castle St., Leicester Fields
[20 January 1794]
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving and engraving on wove paper ; plate mark 19.6 x 14 cm, on sheet 24.4 x 15 cm
Notes:
Title engraved below image.
Below the title are engraved four lines from Pope's Dunciad, Book 1, line 3.
See Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 145, p. 176.
Gift of Joseph Verner Reed (Yale 1926) to the Yale Library, 1958. Portions were transferred to Lewis Walpole Library 1960. For other items from this gift refer to Beinecke Library's GEN MSS 1000.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark to 175 x 116 mm.
Abstract:
Copy of a detail from Hogarth's Distressed poet, showing Theobald at his writing desk in his attic room, scratching his head under his wig.
Associated Names:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Artist]
Topics:
Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958
Poets -- Great Britain
Steevens, George, 1736-1800
Theobald, Mr. 1688-1744
Writing
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1794
Portrait prints
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:
Hogarth 794.01.20.05 Impression 2 Box 135
Orbis Record:
11413544
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr22676
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16034783
PID:
digcoll:2810295