Taste in High Life

After William Hogarth1798

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University
Middletown, United States

  • Title: Taste in High Life
  • Creator: After William Hogarth
  • Date Created: 1798
  • Subject Keywords: satire, social satire
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in plate, lower right: “Saml. Phillips Sculp.”; dated May 1798
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Purchase funds, 1962
  • Materials & Techniques: Stipple engraving on wove paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Dimensions: 1764
  • Bibliography: Paulson, Hogarth (1970), p. 25, note 5 discusses a print after the 1742 painting by an anonymous artist in 1746
  • Associated People: After William Hogarth (British (English), 1697-1764), Engraved by Samuel Phillips (British (English), active 1796–1801)
  • Accession Number: 1962.11.1