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"Industry and Idleness"
"Industry and Idleness"
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"Industry and Idleness"
'The industrious 'prentice alderman of London, the idle one brought before him and impeach'd by his accomplice', plate X of "Industry and Idleness"; The scene is a justice room in the City. Goodchild has committed Idle to Newgate for his crimes. The one-eyed man has turned "Kings Evidence" on his associate.
1747
London Metropolitan Archives
Hogarth Collection
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Final state of the plate.
engraving
paper
35cms
satire
p5435027