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"The Four Stages of Cruelty"
25118
"The Four Stages of Cruelty"
'The reward of cruelty' from "The Four Stages of Cruelty"; showing Tom Nero, having been hanged for murder and undergoing dissection theatre.
1751
London Metropolitan Archives
Hogarth Collection
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
anon.
The dissecting theatre contains details resembling the Cutlerian theatre of the Royal College of Physicians and that of the Barber Surgeons' Hall.Third and final state of plate. One of a set of four plates, see Record Nos: 25115-2518.
engraving
paper
56cms
satire
p5448739