Prints after William Hogarth Henry the Eighth and Ann Boleyn, engraver unknown date not known

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Artist
Prints after William Hogarth 1697–1764
Title
Henry the Eighth and Ann Boleyn, engraver unknown
Date Date not known
Medium Engraving on paper
Dimensions Image: 438 x 357 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Transferred from the reference collection 1973
Reference
T01803
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T01803 Henry the Eighth and Anne Boleyn

Engraving 438×357 (17 5/8×14 1/16) on paper 619×467 (24 9/16×18 3/8); plate-mark 482×384 (18 5/8×15 1/8)
Writing-engraving ‘Design'd by Wm. Hogarth|King Henry the Eighth & Anna Bullen.
Transferred from the reference collection 1973

PROVENANCE Unknown
LITERATURE Paulson 1970, I, p.137, no.116

This is an unreversed copy, not listed by Paulson, after Hogarth's print of c. 1728–9 of his decorative design for the Prince's Pavilion at Vauxhall Gardens. The character of the writing-engraving suggests that it is an early nineteenth-century copy.


Published in:
Elizabeth Einberg and Judy Egerton, The Age of Hogarth: British Painters Born 1675-1709, Tate Gallery Collections, II, London 1988

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