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The Polling

18th century
433 x 555 mm (17 x 21.9 in.)

William Hogarth, British (English), (1697–1764)
Engraved by William Hogarth, British (English), (1697–1764)
Engraved by François Morellon La Cave, French

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on laid paper
State: Third of three states
Print impression quality: Good
Series: Number 3 from set of four prints The Election
Edition: Dated February 1758
Bibliography: Paulson 200 iii/iii.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by Mr. and Mrs. Albert Richards, 1962
Accession Number: 1962.34.2.3

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  • political satire
  • politics
  • satire - Artistic device holding up human folly and vice to scorn, derision, or ridicule. [November 1994 scope note added; related term added; alternate term added. May 1994 related term added.]
  • 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.]

  • plate Dimensions: 433 x 555 mm (17 x 21.9 in.)

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