[Arms for the Foundling Hospital] engrav'd from the original in the collection of the Earl of Exeter / [graphic]
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- [Arms for the Foundling Hospital] engrav'd from the original in the collection of the Earl of Exeter / [graphic]
- Alternative Title
- Armes for Foundling Hospital
- Livesay, Richard, -1823?, printmaker, publisher
- Hogarth, William, 1697-1764, artist.
- Published / Created
- [31st July 1781]
- Publication Place
- Published as the Act directs July 31st 1781 by Rd. Livesay at Mrs. Hogarths Leicester Fields
A copy of Hogarth's design: on the shield, a naked and reclining infant raising its right arm. Supporters, dexter, a terminal figure of 'Nature', many-breasted; sinister, 'Britannia', holding a cap of Liberty on a staff, and her shield. Crest 'a Lamb'; motto 'Help'.
Title from Paulson.
Imprint from penciled inscription on the impression in George Steevens's collections.
Subtitle appears in the line below printmaker's statement.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark.
Copy of: Paulson, R. Hogarth's graphic works (3rd ed.), no. 230.
Ms. note in Steevens's hand in pencil above print: Do. Proof.
On page 101 in volume 2.
- 1 print : sheet 17.7 x 18 cm
- Extent of Digitization
- This object has been no.
- [Proof state].
- Lewis Walpole Library
- Call Number
- Folio 75 H67 800 v.2 (Oversize)
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
Annotations (Provenance) 18th century
Etchings England London 1781
- etching ; and wove paper.
- Resource Type
- still image
- Subject (Name)
- Foundling Hospital (London, England)
- Subject (Topic)
- Coats of arms
Foundling Hospital (London, England)
Coats of arms
England > London > 1781
Steevens, George, 1736-1800 > Ownership
Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958 > Ownership
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