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The Industrious ’Prentice Lord Mayor of London

18th century
269 x 403 mm (10.6 x 15.9 in.)

William Hogarth, British (English), (1697–1764)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on laid paper
State: Third of three states
Print impression quality: Very good
Series: Number 12 from set of twelve intaglio prints Industry and Idleness
Edition: Dated October 1747; probably a later lifetime impression.
Bibliography: Paulson 179.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1943
Accession Number: 1943.D1.105.12

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  • allegory
  • apprentices - Persons who learn by practical experience under skilled workers a trade or art, usually for a prescribed period of time and for a prescribed compensation. W [July 1994 related term added. January 1993 alternate term added.]
  • England - TGN 7002445
  • government
  • labor - Usage in the sense of physical work
  • London - TGN 7011781
  • politicians
  • politics
  • series (groups) - Use for related publications issued successively, especially those bearing a collective as well as an individual title; and, in the visual arts, for groups of works by a single artist having a specific and purposeful relation among the works. [March 1993 descriptor changed, was 'series'; alternate term added; descriptor moved. January 1991 scope note added.]
  • vices - LC sh 85143163
  • virtues - LC sh 85143810

  • plate Dimensions: 269 x 403 mm (10.6 x 15.9 in.)

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