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Hogarth

William. 1697--1764, English engraver and painter. He is noted particularly for his series of engravings satirizing the vices and affectations of his age, such as A Rake's Progress (1735) and Marriage à la Mode (1745)
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Not surprisingly, wherever Beeman turns he finds colonial parvenus trying to act like grown-up English gentlemen, but he also finds Hogarthian discord.
McClure gathered Hogarthian descriptions from A-division's officers, like "(they) pinch our cars and bust our windows and break into our shops.
So hilarious and vivid was Wolfe's caricature of Shawn as a Jamesian hobbit that its Hogarthian exaggerations still persist in the perception of Shawn, his phobias and formalities inseparable from the magazine's institutional lore.
His methods suggested to those using the literary medium a dramatic disclosure rather than a frozen tableau, and thus they could more easily incorporate Hogarthian scenes into their own fictions.
17) The veritably Hogarthian details described by Richard Bancroft were current throughout the tenure of the Children of Paul's.
In Mr Bowker's book, common decency also helps explain why, as a socialist, he sided not just with the heroic proletariat but also with the despised Hogarthian under-class of tramps and beggars, crooks and whores.
The incarceration itself is given a luridly Hogarthian rendition, with Mounsey insisting that 'little else is known of conditions at Potter's except from the internal evidence of [.
Some people say Dant's work is Hogarthian or Swiftian in its use of satire.
Con Men and Cutpurses: Scenes from the Hogarthian Underworld.
Even the ameliorative gesture of one particular engineer to introduce "the conscious aesthetic artifice" of Hogarthian curves only produces a model "academically correct in outline," still "inanimate and cold" and ultimately governed by principles of economic utility and progress in an effort to ensure the quickest method of connecting one place to another (186).
The first of them, "A Pickled Nose," describes, with many feisty Gothic details, Hogarthian life in a louche Soho drinking club, The Colony, made famous by the patronage of painter Francis Bacon.
Barry Reay's Popular Cultures features a detail from William Hogarth's March of the Guards to Finchley (1750) which captures a typically busy Hogarthian moment of boisterous pursuits.