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Genuine, original William Hogarth engravings and etchings from Darvill's Rare Prints

Proportions of Garrick and Quin
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"Fac Simile of a Letter &c. sent by the Celebrated Mr. Hogarth to a Member of a Literary Society of Norwich who held their Meetings in that City in the Year 1746, and Styled themselves the Argonauts, Respecting the Comparitive Proportions of Stature of Mr. Garrick and Mr. Quin."

An original 18th century print from
"The Moral and Comic Works of the Late Celebrated William Hogarth"
published in 1797 by Laurie and Whittle, Fleet Street, London.

Sheet size: approx. 10 inches high by 14 1/4 inches wide

Condition: Good/Very Good
A few scattered fox marks and smudges on this quite scarce engraving.




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