Characters who frequented Button's coffee house about the year 1720. Plate 3 [graphic] / Hogarth delt. ; S. Ireland fecit.

Edition:
[State with Addison's name burnished out].
Published/Created:
[London]
[Faulder and Egerton]
[1794]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and aquatint in sepia on wove paper ; plate mark 14.3 x 20.7 cm, on sheet 15.3 x 20.6 cm
Notes:
Title from text in image above the two figures.
Series title etched below image; plate number in upper right corner above image.
Plate from: Ireland, S. Graphic illustrations of Hogarth. London : Published by R. Faulder, New Bond Street; and J. Egerton, Whitehall, 1794, v. i, p. 31.
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.
Plate number altered in pen from '3' to '2'.
Abstract:
Two men are seated at a table, the elder (on the left, identified as Martin Folkes) looks through his eyeglasses at a watch, a paper headed 'Votes of the Common' is on the table in front of him. On the right a younger man (identified as Addison) sits across from him, his left arm casually draped over the back of his bench; on the table in front of him is a bowl; he holds a spoon in his right hand, his hat on the seat beside him. After a drawing formerly attributed to Hogarth. See British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Martin Folkes
Associated Names:
Ireland, Samuel, -1800 [Printmaker]
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Attributed name]
Topics:
Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719
Coffeehouses -- England
Folkes, Martin, 1690-1754
Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958
Steevens, George, 1736-1800
Language:
English
Genre:
Annotations (Provenance) -- 18th century
Aquatints -- England -- London -- 1794
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 794.00.00.167.1 Box 125
Orbis Record:
11417173
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr22762
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16035017
PID:
digcoll:2810950