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Beggar’s Opera, Act III1790
452 x 582 mm (17.8 x 22.9 in.)
William Blake, British (English), (1757–1827)
After William Hogarth, British (English), (1697–1764)
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- plate Dimensions: 452 x 582 mm (17.8 x 22.9 in.)
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William Blake, British (English), (1757–1827) William Hogarth, British (English), (1697–1764) . Beggar’s Opera, Act III, 1790. Etching and engraving on wove paper. Fourth of four states. plate : 452 x 582 mm (17.8 x 22.9 in.). DAC accession number 1947.D1.4. Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947. Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (photo: T. Rodriguez) .
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