Industry and Idleness, XII

The Industrious 'Prentice Lord-Mayor of London. (Industry and Idleness, XII). William Hogarth (1697-1764). 10 5/16 x 13 3/8 inches. Scriptural Text on ornate shield beneath main image: Proverbs Chapter 3, verse 10: "Length of days is in her right hand, and her left hand Riches and Honour."

References

Paulson, Ronald. Hogarth: His Life, Art and Times, 2 vols. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1971.

Paulson, Ronald. Hogarth's Graphic Works. revised edition. 2 vols. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1970.


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