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A country dance in a long hall; the elegance of the couple on the left contrasts with the ridiculous poses of the more rustic figures beyond representing "unidealized" humanity; straight, angular and round shapes. Engraving by William Hogarth, 1753.
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A country dance in a long hall; the elegance of the couple on the left contrasts with the ridiculous poses of the more rustic figures beyond representing "unidealized" humanity; straight, angular and round shapes. Engraving by William Hogarth, 1753., result 1 of 1

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Culture
English
Title
A country dance in a long hall; the elegance of the couple on the left contrasts with the ridiculous poses of the more rustic figures beyond representing "unidealized" humanity; straight, angular and round shapes. Engraving by William Hogarth, 1753.
Work Type
Engravings.
Date
5 March 1753
Material
engraving, with etching ;
Measurements
image 36.8 x 49.5 cm.
Description
1 print :
Analysis of beauty. plate II. Designed, engraved and published by Wm. Hogarth, 5th March 1753, according to act of Parliament.
Subject
Aesthetics
ID Number
Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the applicable Terms & Conditions
File Properties
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V0049213.jpg
SSID
24906696

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