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Tha baptism of Tristram Shandy. Etching by J. Heath, 1780, after W. Hogarth.

  • Hogarth, William, 1697-1764.
Date
Jan.y 14th 1780
Reference
30027i
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Description

Walter Shandy, having had trouble with his trousers, arrives too late at the baptism of his son to prevent him being baptised with the name Tristram

Publication/Creation

London : W. Strahan, T. Cadell, J. Dodsley, G. Robinson & J. Murray & c., Jan.y 14th 1780.

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 15.4 x 9.6 cm

Lettering

Vol. II. page 221. Hogarth inv.t ; Heath sculp.

References note

Not found in: The Heath family engravers, 1779-1878, Aldershot 1993

Lettering note

Volume and page number cut out and pasted on

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 30027i

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Languages

  • English


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