Analysis of beauty. Plate II [graphic] / designed, engraved, and publish'd by Wm. Hogarth, March 5th, 1753, according to act of Parliament.

Creator:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, printmaker.
Edition:
[State 3].
Published/Created:
[London] :
[Wm. Hogarth],
[4 June 1756]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and engraving on laid paper ; sheet 39 x 51.3 cm
Notes:
Title engraved above image.
State and date from Paulson.
Abstract:
"One of two prints issued with Hogarth's treatise "The Analysis of Beauty": a ballroom scene with dancers ranging from elegant to ungainly; in the lower left corner is a pile of tricorne hats; forming a border around the main image are 41 compartments with diagrams relating to the text; the image is numbered throughout"--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Art.
Ballrooms.
Children.
Couples.
Dancers.
Dogs.
Figure drawings.
Hats.
Portrait paintings.
Sculpture.
Topics:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist, printmaker.
Perrins, Charles William Dyson,--1864-1958--Ownership.
Steevens, George,--1736-1800--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Annotations (Provenance)--18th century.--CtY-LW
Engravings--England--London--1756.
Etchings--England--London--1756.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1756.
Format:
Image
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
96++
Folio 75 H67 800 v.2 (Oversize) Shelved in solander box
Orbis Record:
12820191
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr26228
Citation:
Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 3, no. 3226
Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 196
OID:
16194123
PID:
digcoll:4047403