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BEFORE AND AFTER
BEFORE AND AFTER
Set of 2 Original antique copper engravings By William Hogarth
Published by Craddock & Baldwin, 1820
Mounted in cream

Image sizes: 37cm x 31cm

Price incl. VAT: £425.00
Price excl. VAT: £354.00View Item
BEER STREET & GIN LANE
BEER STREET & GIN LANE
Set of 2 Original antique copper engravings By William Hogarth
Published by Craddock & Baldwin, 1820
Mounted in cream

Image sizes: 40cm x 33cm

Price incl. VAT: £1950.00
Price excl. VAT: £1625.00.

In 1737 there were 7000 retailers of gin in London (not including the city). The first licencing act was enacted this year to curtail the distribution of gin.
Drinking beer was encouraged to drive out the madness and poverty caused by the consumption of gin. Beer was considered healthy and created a joyous population.

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STROLLING PLAYERS
STROLLING PLAYERS
Original antique copper engraving by William Hogarth
Published by Craddock and Baldwin, London, 1820
Mounted in cream

Image size: 54cm x 42cm
Mounted size: 70cm x 59cm

Price incl. VAT: £150.00
Price excl. VAT: £125.00View Item
AN ELECTION ENTERTAINMENT
AN ELECTION ENTERTAINMENT
Original antique copper engraving by William Hogarth
Published by Craddock and Baldwin, London, 1820
Complete set of 4
Mounted in cream

Image sizes: 54cm x 42cm
Mounted sizes: 74cm x 61cm

Set price incl. VAT: £975.00
Set price excl. VAT: £812.50 View Item
THE ENRAGED MUSICIAN - 1820
THE ENRAGED MUSICIAN - 1820
Original antique copper engraving by William Hogarth
Published by Craddock and Baldwin, 1820
Mounted in cream

Image size: 41 x 36cm
Mount size: 58 x 53 cm

Price incl. VAT: £250.00
Price excl. VAT: £208.00View Item