Taste in high life: 1742

William Hogarth

Taste in high life: 1742
3 0 c m
actual image size: 27cm x 22cm

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'Taste in high life'. Engraving. Ths satirical image displays the reigning modes of 1742 and was made for Miss Edwards of Kensington. It was published in the book: ' The works of William Hogarth' published in London in 1822. The book consists of a group of illustrations, from the original plates restored by James Heath, with the addition of many subjects not before collected, and to which are prefixed a biographical essay on Hogarth.

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1742 AD - 1742 BC
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© Museum of London

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