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"A Rake's Progress"
"A Rake's Progress"
25232
"A Rake's Progress"
Plate VIII of "A Rake's Progress"; shows Tom Rakewell in Old Bethlehem Hospital, having gone mad. Sarah Young comforts him as manacles are fastened to his ankles. Behind two fashionable women have come to view the hospital's inmates.
1763
London Metropolitan Archives
Hogarth Collection
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Third and final state of plate. One of a set of eight plates, see Record Nos: 25228-25232 & 25243-25245.
engraving
paper
56cms
satire
p543585x
exact