Engraving of two epdisodes in Tristram Shandy

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Title

Engraving of two epdisodes in Tristram Shandy

Subject

Tristram Shandy

Description

The left scene shows Hogarth's composition used as frontispiece to vol. 1 of Tristram Shandy, April 1760: on the left Dr Slop is asleep, on the right Corporal Trim reads a sermon on Conscience, and in the background Walter Shandy and Uncle Toby smoke and drink. The right scene shows Hogarth's composition used as frontispiece to vol. 4 of Tristram Shandy, 1761: Walter Shandy, having had trouble with his trousers, arrives too late at the baptism of his son to prevent him being baptised with the name Tristram.

Creator

William Hogarth, Laurence Sterne

Source

Wellcome Library no. 24850i
http://encore.wellcomelibrary.org/iii/encore/record/C__Rb1182698;jsessionid=148B5473AD8556715C8BBCF53426FD98?lang=eng#_ga=2.176086565.625218474.1581865867-52008509.1581259854

Publisher

London (88 Fleet St.) : E. T. Brain & Co.

Contributor

Junchen Lu

Relation

Tristram Shandy, Laurence Sterne

Format

Digital image

Language

English

Type

Engraving

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Original Format

Engraving

Files

OMEKA Gallery 1.jpg

Citation

William Hogarth, Laurence Sterne, “Engraving of two epdisodes in Tristram Shandy,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 8, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/580.

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