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Boys Peeping at Nature

William Hogarth (1697-1764, British)

Etching on laid paper

William Hogarth (1697-1764)  Boys Peeping at Nature, ca. 1751  Etching on laid paper

William Hogarth 

Boys Peeping at Nature

 

Description

Date: 1751
Medium: Etching on laid paper
Dimensions: 148 x 123 mm. 5 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.
Reference: Paulson 120b, fourth state of four
Provenance: Michael Finney, London; 2001 to Herbert M. Schiller, M.D.
Impression: Very fine
Condition: Excellent, trimmed between platemark and borderline, still allowing for a rim of blank paper outside the image