Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
William Hogarth, 1697–1764, British

Title:
The First Stage of Cruelty: First, Children Torturing Animals
Date:
1751
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 3/8 x 12 3/4in. (39.1 x 32.4cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.1440
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Currently On View:
Not on view
Publications:
John Mullan, His Picture was His Stage, TLS, the Times Literary Supplement, Issue no. 5425, March 23, 2007, pp. 18-19, Film S748 (SML) Also Available Online in TLS Archive

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:42045