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"France"
25120
"France"
Plate II of "France"; shows a scene outside the Duke of Cumberland inn, in England. To the left a grenadier is painting a characature of the King of France to the amusement of his companions, whilst in front of them a fifer, sitting on the ground, plays 'Godsave great George our king'. To the right a recruiting sergeant measures a youth wishing to enlist.
1756
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: 25119.
engraving
paper
56cms
satire
p5434192