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Two men are working at looms as a man with a large stick looks around the door to see if they are working. Engraving by William Hogarth after himself.

  • Hogarth, William, 1697-1764.
Date
30. Sep. 1747
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31352i
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[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 30. Sep. 1747.

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image 21 x 28.6 cm

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The Fellow 'Prentices Industry and Idleness at their looms. Proverbs Chap: 23 Ve:21, The drunkard shall come to poverty, and drowsiness shall clothe a man in.th rags. Proverbs Ch: 10 Ve:4, The hand of the diligent maketh rich. Plate 1. Designed and engraved by Wm. Hogarth.

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Wellcome Library no. 31352i

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