C1756
 (1820)

The Bruiser C.Churchill in the Character of a Russian Hercules,....

Artist:

William Hogarth (1697 - 1794)

$A 325

S/N: HOGA-099–230821
(LF25)
Free Shipping

Within Australia

All orders ship free
within Australia

Rest of the World

Orders over A$300
ship free worldwide

See Shipping page for Terms & Conditions

Details

Full Title:

The Bruiser C.Churchill in the Character of a Russian Hercules,….

Date:

C1756
 (1820)

Artist:

William Hogarth (1697 - 1794)

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Copper engraving.

Image Size: 

280mm 
x 370mm

Paper Size: 

500mm 
x 645mm
AUTHENTICITY
The Bruiser C.Churchill in the Character of a Russian Hercules,.... - Antique Print from 1756

Genuine antique
dated:

1820

Description:

Artist:

William Hogarth (1697-1794)

Hogarth was born in London, the son of an unsuccessful schoolmaster and writer from Westmoreland. After apprenticeship to a goldsmith, he began to produce his own engraved designs from 1710. He later took up oil painting, starting with small portrait groups called conversation pieces. He went on to create a series of paintings satirising contemporary customs, but based on earlier Italian prints, of which the first was ‘The Harlot’s Progress’ (1731), and perhaps the most famous ‘The Rake’s Progress’. His engravings were so plagiarised that he lobbied for the Copyright Act of 1735 as protection for writers and artists.

Choose currency

Exchange rates are only indicative. All orders will be processed in Australian dollars. The actual amount charged may vary depending on the exchange rate and conversion fees applied by your credit card issuer.

Login

Register

Search

The List

Join our exclusive mailing list for first access to new acquisitions and special offers.