Full Set of The Rake’s Progress by William Hogarth. Circa. 1840.
Title: The Rake's Progress, From the Original Pictures by Hogarth.
1. The Heir. 2. The Levée. 3. The Orgy. 4. The Arrest. 5. The Marriage. 6. The Gaming House. 7. The Prison. 8. The Madhouse.
Artist: William Hogarth, 1697-1764.
Engravers: T. S. Engleheart, C. Armstrong, W. H. Worthington, H. Adlard (x2), T. Phillibrown, W.Radcliffe and H. Fernell.
Publisher: E. T. Brain and Co., London and New York.
Source: The works of William Hogarth in a series of one hundred and fifty steel engravings, by the first artists, with descriptions and a comment on their moral tendency.
Date: Circa. 1840.
Size: Page approx. 10 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches. Image size varies but approx. 5 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches each.
Description: Original antique engraved prints after William Hogarth, in a series of eight plates. 1. The Heir. 2. The Levée. 3. The Orgy. 4. The Arrest. 5. The Marriage. 6. The Gaming House. 7. The Prison. 8. The Madhouse.
Condition: Good to Good +
Some foxing/browning. Some minor soiling.