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The Fellow 'Prentices at their Looms
1747
plate 1 from the Industry and Idleness series

Medium
etching, with some engraving
Measurements
26.4 × 34.7 cm (plate) 28.7 × 43.3 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Paulson 168 ii/ii; Burke & Caldwell 203
Edition
2nd of 2 states
Inscription
printed in ink above image u.l.-u.r.: The Fellow 'Prentices at their Looms.
printed in ink above image u.c.: INDUSTRY and IDLENESS
printed in ink below image l.l.: Proverbs Chap: 23, Ve: 21, / Ch: 10. Ver: 4. / The hand of the diligent / Maketh rich.
printed in ink below image l.l.: Designed & Engrav'd by Wm.. Hogarth.
printed in ink below image l.c.: Plate 1
printed in ink below image l.c.: Publish'd according to Act of Parliament 30 Sep. 1747.
Accession Number
1995.358.1
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Em. 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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