Orator Henley Christening a Child

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Orator Henley Christening a Child
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Samuel Ireland after William Hogarth
Orator Henley Christening a Child.
London, March 1st. 1786.
Etching
380 x 290 mm
£220
A large and rare version of a design by Hogarth, a family group joins the priest around the font where the child is to be baptized. A young girl in the foreground is upsetting the water to the ground.