- Plate 5, The Idle 'Prentice Turned Away, and Sent to Sea
- Etching and line engraving
- Sheet: 10 5/8 × 13 3/4 inches (27 × 34.9 cm)
Lettered above image: "The IDLE 'PRENTICE turn'd away, and sent to Sea."; lettered below image: "Proverbs CHAP: X Ve: 1. | A Foolish Soon is the heaviness | of his Mother. | Design'd & Engrav'd by Wm. Hogarth | Plate 5. | Publish'd according to Act of Parliament Sep. 30 1747.".
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art,Gift of Suzanne and William H. Speaker
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
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Print made by William Hogarth, 1697–1764, British, Plate 5, The Idle 'Prentice Turned Away, and Sent to Sea, 1747
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