The Works of.... Two Volume
HOGARTH, William. THE WORKS OF.... Two volumes.
London: 1822. Elephant folios (26 x 20 inches). Quarter-calf. viii, 42 pages, 155 engravings on 119 leaves, complete.
A handsome edition of Hogarth's works compiled from the original engravings which had been restored by James Heath, the whole edited by John Nichols, who also wrote a biographical sketch of the artist. The engravings are on fine, thick art paper and were done by Benjamin Smith. Many of the engravings are collected here for the first time.