Artist: William Hogarth
Title: Satire on False Perspective and Father Time Smoking a Painting
Date: This engraving from "The Works of William Hogarth", published by Baldwin, Cradock and Joy in 1822 with the original plates restored by James Heath. The Heath edition was the last to print directly from Hogarth's original engraved plates. "Father Time" engraved by Hogarth, "Satire" engraved by Luke Sullivan after a painting by Hogarth.
Dimensions : Sheet size 24.5 x 19 Print platemarks 9 x 7.25" and 9.75 x 7.25"
Condition: These prints are on sheets from a large album printed nearly 200 years ago . The prints are generally in good condition ( see images – larger file scans can be forwarded ) There may be scattered small stains and/or age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling.