The Bench

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Title

The Bench

Subject

18th century, Judges, trial, crime, court

Description

Commentary on senior judges and their coruption. Etching of 4 judges who aren't inpartial. Some judges sleep one is reading a note behid another judges back

Creator

William Hogarth

Source

The British Museum

Publisher

William Hogarth

Date

1758

Contributor

Amelia Abernathy

Rights

Trustees of the British Museum

Format

Etching from origianal painting

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Shelfmark: S,2.139

Coverage

18th century, Judges, trial, crime, court

Files

hogarth william bench AN00042701 001.jpg

Citation

William Hogarth, “The Bench,” Enlightenmens, accessed February 8, 2023, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/365.

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