Photo Credit: photo: T. Rodriguez
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Tailpiece, or The Bathos1764
318 x 337 mm (12.5 x 13.3 in.)
William Hogarth, British (English), (1697–1764)
- art - Use with reference to the study or practice of the fine arts or the fine and decorative arts together. With reference to the visual and performing arts together, use "arts." For actual works or objects of the fine or decorative arts, use "works of art" or "art objects." [November 1994 related term added. March 1991 scope note changed.]
- 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.]
- social satire
- plate Dimensions: 318 x 337 mm (12.5 x 13.3 in.)
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