Requires Photography

He marries

1735
William Hogarth (English, 1697–1764)


Catalogue Raisonné

Paulson, 1965-70: 132-139, Second state; 1989: 132-139.

Dimensions

Platemark: 35 x 41 cm (13 3/4 x 16 1/8 in.) Sheet: 45 x 60.5 cm (17 11/16 x 23 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1202

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The Rakes Progress, Second state according to J. Ireland

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896; Lugt 1309), New York; 1897, sold by Sewall to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession Date: June 16, 2016)

NOTES:
[1] Henry F. Sewall offered his collection to the MFA for purchase in 1888. That purchase was finalized and executed in 1897, one year after his death.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund