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Creator:
Print made by William Hogarth, 1697–1764, British
After William Hogarth, 1697–1764, British
Title:

Plate 8, The Industrious 'Prentice Grown Rich and Sheriff of London

Part Of:

Collective Title: Industry and Idleness

Date:
1747
Medium:
Etching with line engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 × 13 3/4 inches (26.7 × 34.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered above image: "The INDUSTRIOUS 'PRENTICE grown rich & Sheriff of London." | Proverbs CH: IV Ver: 7,8. | With all thy getting get understanding. | Exalt her, & she shall promote thee: she | shall bring thee to honour, when | thou dost Embrace her. | Design'd & Engrav'd by Wm. Hogarth | Plate 8 | Publish'd according to Act of Parliament Sep'br. 30, 1747.".

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art,Gift of Suzanne and William H. Speaker
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2019.24.58
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:82149
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