Marriage á la mode. Plate V [graphic] : engraved from the original picture / painted by William Hogarth ; engraved by Richard Earlom.

Creator:
Earlom, Richard, 1743-1822, printmaker.
Published/Created:
[London] :
Pub. Aug. 1, 1800, by J. & J. Boydell, No. 90, Cheapside & at the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall Mall, London,
[1 August 1800]
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint on laid paper ; sheet 51.0 x 63.6 cm.
Notes:
After the painting "The Bagnio" in the National Gallery, London.
Title engraved below image.
In lower left corner: Size of picture 3 ft. by 2 ft. 4 in.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark.
CtY-LW
No. 5 in a series of 6 images. Series title engraved below image.
Copy of: Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 3, no. 2748.
Copy of: Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 162.
Copy of: Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (1st ed.), no. 232.
Abstract:
In a bedroom of The Bagnio, the mortally-wounded Earl leans on a table, the countess kneeling before him with clasped hands. Behind her on the right Silvertongue escapes through the window. On the left the watchmen stand in the doorway with startled expressions. The floor is strewn with clothing including a hooped petticoat, masks, the countess's shoes and her stays. The painting above the door, the mural on the back wall, and the portrait near the window illustrate the theme.
Variant Titles:
Marriage á la mode, plate V
Topics:
Adultery.
Biblical events.
Brothels.
Homicides.
Interiors.
Judges.
Masquerades.
Parables.
Spouses.
Topics:
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist.
John and Josiah Boydell (Firm), publisher.
Perrins, Charles William Dyson,--1864-1958--Ownership.
Steevens, George,--1736-1800--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Mezzotints--England--London--1798.
Format:
Image
Rights:
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Call Number:
Hogarth
800.08.01.08++
Hogarth 800.08.01.08++ Box 310
Orbis Record:
11655083
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr29958
OID:
11046969
PID:
digcoll:551282