Children of Graham by William Hogarth

This is one of the best genre portraits of Hogarth with four children, Daniel Graham, who was a pharmacist at the Royal Hospital in Chelsea. A genre portrait is considered

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The pre-election banquet by William Hogarth

The series consists of four episodes, exposing the conduct of the election campaign: “Pre-election banquet”, “Recruitment of voters”, “Voting”, “Triumphant procession.” The works of this cycle are filled with a

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Ascent by William Hogarth

The series tells of a young man named Tom Rackwell who, after the death of his father, received a good inheritance, but did not use it wisely, and squandered in

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The Countess’s Death by William Hogarth

“Fashionable marriage” was the first satirical series, ridiculing the mores of the upper strata of society. The theme of the series was a marriage of convenience between the son of

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Portrait of Mary Edwards by William Hogarth

Hogarth also worked in the genre of portrait, showing an excellent technique and a subtle understanding of the psychology of models. Having created a whole portrait gallery for several years,

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Sarah Malcolm by William Hogarth

Hogarth became famous only because of satirical scenes, but his works also have tragic notes. The artist had the gift to feel the mood of the public and chose the

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Piva Street by William Hogarth

In the time of Hogarth, the engraving was considered a genre unworthy of a real artist, not an art, but a craft. Yes, and Hogarth for most of his life

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Girl with shrimp by William Hogarth

Of course, Hogarth did not limit himself to depicting satirical subjects. A girl with shrimps is one of the positive, life-affirming images, close to the characters of Frans Hals. This

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Triumphant procession by William Hogarth

This is the final scene from the Hogartha series “Elections”, representing a sharp satire on British politicians in general, although the pictures of the series described a very specific event

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The marriage contract by William Hogarth

Great popularity was enjoyed by the Fashionable marriage series, in which the artist, with the thoroughness of the byt writer, told about the mores of his contemporary society. “Fashionable marriage”

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