The Polling, Plate III: Four Prints of an Election

William Hogarth, English, 1697 - 1764

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February 20, 1758

Etching and engraving on paper

Image: 16 × 21 in. (40.7 × 53.3 cm)

Plate: 17 7/16 × 22 1/16 in. (44.3 × 56.1 cm)

Sheet: 18 3/4 × 25 1/16 in. (47.7 × 63.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2018.10.7

Geography

Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, top center margin, in plate: THE POLLING. PLATE III.; inscribed, lower left, in plate: Engrav'd by W..Hogarth & Le Cave; inscribed, lower right, in plate: Published 20 Febry..1758. As the Act directs.-; inscribed, bottom margin, left to right, in plate: To the Honble.. Sr.. Edward Walpole Knight of the BATH.- This Plate, is most humbly Inscrib'd- By.- his most Obedient humble servant / Willm.. Hogarth

Provenance

Found in the collection; catalogued, 2018.

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