"A Just View of the British Stage"

A Just View of the British Stage

1724
William Hogarth (English, 1697–1764)


Catalogue Raisonné

Paulson (1965-70) 45, Only; Paulson (1989), 57, 1 (of 2)

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.6 x 22.9 cm (8 1/8 x 9 in.) Sheet: 26 x 25.9 cm (10 1/4 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P12059

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Booth, Wilkes and Cibber contriving a pantomime.
Only state acccording to Ireland.
Paulson describes a second state with motto corrected to “VIVITUR”

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); from whom purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund