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Characters and caricatures; the idealized heads of Saint John and Saint Paul are contrasted with grotesque heads, above them rises a cloud of faces showing different expressions. Etching by W. Hogarth.

Hogarth, William
Ghezzi, Pier Leone
Raphael
Carracci, Annibale
Leonardo
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1743

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[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1743.

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1 print : etching, with engraving ; platemark 23.4 x 20.9 cm

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3 Characters 4 caricaturas. Cartons Raphael Urbin pinx. Cavl. Chezze del. Annibal Charraci invt. Leonard da Vinci pinx. For a farther explanation of the difference betwixt character & caricatura see ye preface to Joh. Andrews. W. Hogarth fecit 1743

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Characters and caricatures; the idealized heads of Saint John and Saint Paul are contrasted with grotesque heads, above them rises a cloud of faces showing different expressions. Etching by W. Hogarth. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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