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"Marriage a la mode"
"Marriage a la mode"
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18060
"Marriage a la mode"
Plate IV of "Marriage a la mode"; the wife is in her boudoir talking with counsellor Silvertongue. She is now a countess and a mother but she is neglecting her child. A barber dresses her hair and a singer entertains. Symbols of extravagance are strewn all around.
1745
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Ravenet, Simon Francois
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
This is the second state of the plate. For related images see Record Nos: 18060 to 18063.
engraving
paper
47cms
satire
p5433465