A Head Study, said to be a Self Portrait, by William Hogarth (1697-1764).

Oil on canvas, rectangular with corners cut, in a rectangular gilt and lacquer frame, 7.3cm by 7cm. Circa 1740.

William Hogarth, initially an engraver, became a print maker and a fine portrait painter, who is perhaps best known for his works of pictorial satire, his biting social commentary and criticism in his moral works.


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