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One of Four Prints of an Election: Chairing the Members (plate IV)
One of Four Prints of an Election: Chairing the Members (plate IV)
Date:
ca. 1758–1800
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Engraving
Dimensions:
44.6 x 57 cm (image); 45.7 x 58.6 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 unfinished proof state of Hogarth's plate 'Chairing the Members'.
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