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The marriage contract
1745
plate 1 from the Marriage à-la-mode series, 1745

Medium
etching and engraving
Measurements
38.2 × 46.7 cm (plate) 44.0 × 56.0 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Paulson 158 vi/viii; Burke & Caldwell 193
Edition
6th of 8 states
Inscription
printed in ink below image l.l.: Invented Painted & Published by Wm. Hogarth
printed in ink below image l.c.: Marriage A-La-Mode, Plate I
pritned in ink below image l.r.: Engraved by G. Scotin / According to Act of Parliament April 1st. 1745
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.l.: 7[?]/VI/881/ASK
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.r.: P.228 V/VIII 6 plates
Accession Number
1995.357.1
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Professor P. W. Musgrave, 1995
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display

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