Title

The Bench

Creator

William Hogarth

Creator Place of Birth

London, England

Creator Nationality

British

Creator Life Dates

1697-1764

Creation Date

1850

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Provenance

The Works of William Hogarth, Vol. II, Published by The London Printing and Publishing Company, 1850. "A FAC SIMILE OF HOGARTH'S OWN ENGRAVING, INTENDED TO SHOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CHARACTER AND CARACTURA." AFTER AN OIL PAINTING OF 1758. PRINT DIFFERS SIGNIFICANTLY FROM PAINTING. JUDGES IDENTIFIED AS lORD CHIEF JUSTICE SIR JOHN WILLES, THE PRINCIPAL FIGURE; ON HIS RIGHT SIR EDWARD CLIVE; ON HIS LEFT, MR. JUSTICE BATHURST, AND THE HBON. WILLIAM NOEL.

Medium

Steel Engraving

Dimensions

7.5 x 8.25, 14 x 18 (in frame)

Catalogue Number

2015.54

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