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One of Four Prints of an Election: Canvassing for Votes (plate II)
One of Four Prints of an Election: Canvassing for Votes (plate II)
Date:
ca. 1758–1800
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Engraving
Dimensions:
43.9 x 56.5 cm (image); 44.8 x 57.7 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
L
Acquisition Date:
1966-01-01
Credit Line:

California State Library long loan

Forgery of an early unfinished proof state of Hogarth's print 'Canassing for Votes' (1757).
Like A041538: A street scene with a tax riot in background; a mob scene that is and various other cynical activities: graft (?) bribery, pawn shop etc.