after William Hogarth
pencil(?) and wash, feigned oval, (1740)
9 in. x 7 1/2 in. (229 mm x 191 mm)
Given by Edith Mary Scholes, 1928
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- William Hogarth (1697-1764), Painter and engraver. Artist associated with 125 portraits, Sitter associated with 19 portraits.
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A head and shoulders copy of the full-length portrait by Hogarth in the Foundling Hospital, but perhaps derived via an engraving. More detailed information on this portrait is available in a National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue, John Kerslake's Early Georgian Portraits (1977, out of print).