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The bruiser
etching and engraving
34.1 × 26.0 cm (image) 37.8 × 28.3 cm (sheet, trimmed within platemark)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Paulson 215 vii/viii; BM Satires 4084
7th of 8 states
printed in ink l.l.: Design'd and Engraved by W.m (m in superscript above . ) Hogarth Price Is. (s in superscript above I ) 6.d (d in superscript above . )
printed in ink l.r.: Publish'd according to Act of Parliament August 1. 1763.
printed in ink l.l.-l.r.: THE BRUISER, C. CHURCHILL (once the Rev:d!) in the Character of a Ruſsian Hercules, Regaling / himself after having Kill'd the Monster Caricatura that so Sorely Gall'd his Virtuous friend, the Heaven born WILKES! / - But he had a Club this Dragon to Drub, Or he had ne'er don't I warrant ye: - Dragon of Wantley
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Emeritus Professor P. W. Musgrave, Member, 1995
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Gallery location
Not on display