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The Analysis of Beauty. Written with a View of Fixing Ideas of Taste.

London: J. Reeves for the Author, 1753


Earl of Pembroke (according to dealer, referring to inscription on front pastedown in red ink: "Pg. 4"); William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, February 13, 1958.

Credit Line

Print Department Special Fund


Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

ESTC (RLIN): T002690; Paulson, Hogarth's Graphic Work, nos. 194 ii/ii, 195 iii/iii, 196 iii/iii

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with three etchings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books