Charmers of the age [graphic].
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- Charmers of the age [graphic].
- Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist.
- Published / Created
- [30 May 1786]
- Publication Place
- publisher not identified
"Theatre stage with two dancers; a woman (La Barbarina) jumping with her legs apart and a man (George Desnoyer) with his legs together; on either side a chorus, or audience, and statues of Comedy and Tragedy holding candles."--British Museum online catalogue
Title etched below image, preceded by letters "A.B." and followed by "C.C. Prickt lines shew the rising Height."
Ms. note in pencil in Steevens's hand above print: Charmers of the Age See Nichols's Book, 3rd edition p. 258. Given to me by the Right Honble. Willm Windham.
Ms. note in pencil in Steevens's hand below print: There is no scarcer plate in the whole collection. No more copies of it than this & Lord Orford's have been found.
On page 95 in volume 1. Sheet 188 x 263 mm.
- 1 print : plate mark 18.8 x 26.3 cm
- Extent of Digitization
- This object has been no.
- Lewis Walpole Library
- Call Number
- Folio 75 H67 800 v.1 (Oversize)
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
Caricatures and cartoons
Satires (Visual works) England 1786
Aquatints England London 1786
- etching ;
- Subject (Name)
Campanini, Barberina, 1721-1799
Desnoyer, George, approximately 1700-1764
- Subject (Topic)
Campanini, Barberina, 1721-1799 > Caricatures and cartoons
Desnoyer, George, approximately 1700-1764 > Caricatures and cartoons
England > 1786
England > London > 1786
Steevens, George, 1736-1800 > Ownership
Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958 > Ownership
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