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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G9035
People
William Hogarth, British (London 1697 - 1764 London)
Title
The Reward of Cruelty
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: The Four Stages of Cruelty
Alternate Title: The Four Stages of Cruelty, Plate 4.
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1751
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/238114
Location
Level 3, Room 3500, Special Exhibitions Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching and engraving
Technique
Etching and engraving
Dimensions
plate: 38.4 x 31.8 cm (15 1/8 x 12 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: recto, in lower text margin between the first two columns of verse, brown ink: r. 107
  • inscription: verso, lower right, graphite: Lot of 4- B
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/iv
Standard Reference Number
P. 190, BM Sat. 3166
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Object Number
G9035
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Dare to Know: Prints and Drawings in the Age of Enlightenment, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/16/2022 - 01/15/2023

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