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'The Five Orders of Perriwigs'

9 of 82 portraits of Sophia Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

'The Five Orders of Perriwigs', by William Hogarth, published 1761 - NPG D33303 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

'The Five Orders of Perriwigs'

by William Hogarth
etching, published 1761
11 7/8 in. x 8 5/8 in. (303 mm x 220 mm) plate size; 15 1/8 in. x 12 in. (385 mm x 305 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Whitin Fund, 1955
Reference Collection
NPG D33303


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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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  • NPG D21370: 'The Five Orders of Perriwigs' (impression from same plate as)