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Hogarth's Works with Life and Anecdotal Description of His Pictures,

Second Series

By John Ireland and John Nichols, F.S.A.

c1890 - London - Chatto and Windus Publishers

8" by 5.5", vii, 324, 48pp with publisher's catalogue to rear

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 

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Hogarth's Works with Life and Anecdotal Description of His Pictures, Second Series by John Ireland and John Nichols, F.S.A.

'The whole of the plates reduced in exact fac-simile of the originals.'

William Hogarth (1697 - 1764) was an English painter, printmaker, pictorial satirist, social critic, and editorial cartoonist who has been credited with pioneering western sequential art. His work ranged from realistic portraiture to comic strip-like series of pictures called "modern moral subjects". Knowledge of his work is so pervasive that satirical political illustrations in this style are often referred to as "Hogarthian".

With original illustrated cloth from front board bound in to front.

CONDITION

In an amateur binding, rebound in half calf with cloth covered boards with original illustrated cloth from front board bound in to front. Externally, generally smart but with slight wear to extremities and odd marks to boards. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and generally clean but with occasional spots and handling marks.

Overall: VERY GOOD


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