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Satire on false perspective: a landscape with absurd situations due to incorrect perspective. Engraving by T. Cook after W. Hogarth.

Hogarth, William, 1697-1764.
Date
Aug. 1st 1803

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Lettering

Frontispiece. Whoever makes a design without the knowledge of perspective will be liable to such absurdities as are shewn in this frontispiece. W. Hogarth inv. et del. T. Cook sculpt.

Publication/Creation

London (Pater Noster Row) : G. & J. Robinson, Aug. 1st 1803.

Physical description

1 print : engraving, with etching ; image 19.8 x 17 cm

Publications note

R. Paulson, Hogarth's graphic works, 3 ed., London 1989, related to [232]

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 39267i

Reproduction note

The original drawing is in the Huntington Library

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  • English

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