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William Hogarth, 1697–1764, British

William Cavendish, Marquess of Hartington, Later fourth Duke of Devonshire

Former Title(s):

William Cavendish, Marquess of Hartington, Later 4th Duke of Devonshire

William Cavendish, Marquess of Hartington (later 4th Duke of Devonshire)

Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 29 7/8 x 25 inches (75.9 x 63.5 cm)

Signed and dated, lower right: "W Hogarth Pinx | 1741"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
brown | collar | hat | man | marquess | oval | portrait
Associated People:
Cavendish, William, fourth duke of Devonshire (bap. 1720, d. 1764), prime minister
On view in the galleries
IIIF Manifest:

Ronald Brymer Beckett, Hogarth, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1949, p. 50, no. 129, NJ18 H67 B43 1949

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 120-121, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Elizabeth Einberg, The age of Hogarth, British painters born 1675-1709 , vol. 2, Tate Gallery, London, 1988, p. 91, ND466 T38 1988 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Elizabeth Einberg, William Hogarth : A Complete Catalogue of the Paintings, New Haven, London, 2016, p. 233, cat. 152, NJ18 H67 +E36 2016 Oversize (YCBA)

Paul Mitchell, Frameworks, form, function & ornament in European portrait frames , Paul Mitchell Limited, London, 1996, p. 174, fig. 132, N8551 E85 M56 1996 (YCBA)

Anne Hollander, Fabric of vision, dress and drapery in painting , National Gallery, London, London, 2002, p. 121, no. 92, ND1460 D73 H65 2002 (YCBA)

Julia Marciari-Alexander, This other Eden, paintings from the Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1998, p. 44, no. 10, ND1314.3 Y36 1998 (YCBA)

Paul Mellon's Legacy, a passion for British art. [large print labels] , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 3, N5220 M552 +P381 2007, Mellon Shelf (YCBA)

Ronald Paulson, Hogarth : His Life, Art, and Times, , Yale University Press, New Haven, 1971, p. 456, pl. 172, NJ18 H67+ P39 Oversize (YCBA)

Robin Simon, Hogarth, France and British Art : The Rise of the Arts in 18th-Century Britain, , Hogarth Arts, London, 2007, pp. 161, 213-4, fig. L, NJ18 H67 +S55 2007 Oversize (YCBA)

Roy C. Strong, The British portrait, 1660-1960, Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1991, pp. 162-63, 177, col. pl. 31, ND1314 B743 1991 (YCBA)

Jennifer S. Uglow, Hogarth, a life and a world , Faber and Faber, London, 1997, p. 346, NJ18 H67 U35 1997 (YCBA)

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