A Rake’s Progress, Plate 8: Madness, Thou Chaos of Ye Brain…
Photo Credit: photo: T. Rodriguez
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A Rake’s Progress, Plate 8: Madness, Thou Chaos of Ye Brain…1735 (printed after 1761)
353 x 408 mm (13.9 x 16.1 in.)
William Hogarth, British (English), (1697–1764)
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- vices - LC sh 85143163
- plate Dimensions: 353 x 408 mm (13.9 x 16.1 in.)
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