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Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Observeart: William Hogarth. A Harlot’s Progress and Other Stories- the National Gallery of Denmark
William Hogarth First Stage of Cruelty 1750 - 1751 433 x 362 mm SMK – The National Gallery of Denmark
violence, drunkenness and deceit. A new exhibition at the National Gallery of
Denmark focuses on the British artist and satirist William Hogarth (1697–1764).
His original series offered wry commentaries on eighteenth-century city life,
and he is now regarded as one of the first major English artists.