Canvassing for Votes
17 x 21 7/8 in. (43.2 x 55.6 cm)
(London, 1697 - 1764, London)
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Cohn
Location: Not currently on view
Four Pictures of an Election
The second plate from a sequence of four entitled "Four Prints of An Election," based on four paintings also by Hogarth. The prints were originally published between February, 1755 and February, 1758.
See catalogue raisonné entries for "Four Prints of an Election," in Ronald Paulson, "Hogarth's Graphic Works," 3rd rev. ed., London: The Print Room, 1989, p.162-163, 165-167, plates p. 392-393; see general discussion of this print series in Bernd W. Krysmanski, "Hogarth's Hidden Parts," Georg Olms Verlag, New York, 2010: pp. 147, 281, 309 note 936
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Article Title: Canvassing for Votes.
Article Scope: Article and reproduction.
Memorial Art Gallery.
Rochester, New York: Memorial Art Gallery, 1935-1995.
Volume Number: 37,
Issue Number: 9.
Issue Date: May 1972.
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