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"France"
25119
"France"
Plate I of "France"; shows a scene on the coast of France with troops boarding a ship to invade England. In the foreground a monk tests his axe and supervises a sledge containing various instruments of torture. To the right a group of ragged French soldiers roast frogs on a spit.
1755
London Metropolitan Archives
Hogarth Collection
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Third and final state of Plate. One of two plates, see Record No: 25120.
engraving
paper
56cms
satire
p5434074