1883 Photolithograph William Hogarth Art Indian Emperor Conquest Mexico XACA2

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"The Conquest of Mexico"

This is an original 1883 photolithograph of a painting by William Hogarth (1697-1764) entitled "The Indian Emperor" or "The Conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards" that depicted the stage performance of Act 4, Scene 4 at the home of John Conduit, Master of the Mint in 1731 during the Georgian era.

CONDITION

This 128+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging in margins. Light surface rub - bottom margin. Small chip - top margin.

  • Product Type: Orig. Photolithograph;
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 4.25 inches; 13 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is proud to present a collection of photolithographs from 1883 of paintings, illustrations, etchings, and engravings of Georgian era artist William Hogarth (1697-1764), including several of his moralistic and satirical series such as; "A Harlot's Progress", Industry and Idleness", "The Rake's Progress" and many others. To continue browsing this eccentric collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Hogarth, William. There is no visible artist signature.

Keywords specific to this image: Theater, Actress, Actor, England

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