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Tom the Gentleman in London
  • William Hogarth
    1697–1764
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Tom the Gentleman in London, 1735
  • A Rake's Progress
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching, engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 358 x 413 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 406 x 468 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/8 x 16 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 x 18 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Condra Henry Miller
  • Not on display
  • 1995.0092
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Genre scene. A wigged man plays the piano at the left, while a group of English dandies including Tom stand around and converse with one another.