Artist: William Hogarth
Title: The Weighing House and Frontispieces to Tristram Shandy
Date: These engravings 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.
Dimensions : Sheet size 24.5 x 19 “ the 3 prints were engraved on one plate 18 x 13.5". The Weighing House is 5.5 x 6.5 " and each of the Frontispieces to Tristram Shandy is 5.5 x 3.25".
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.