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The Distressed Poet

18th century
356 x 407 mm (14 x 16 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: Good
Edition: Dated March 1736/37. Printed 1740 or later, probably posthumously.
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “Wm. Hogarth”
Bibliography: Paulson 145 iii/iii.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1962
Accession Number: 1962.42.1

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  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • literature (writings)
  • poets

  • plate Dimensions: 356 x 407 mm (14 x 16 in.)

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