Sunday, 10 April 2016
Marriage a la Mode: William Hogarth
A Mini History Blog
William Hogarth, artist and satirist, was born in 1697 in London, his paintings gives us a glimpse of eighteenthcentury England at a time when few had much and many had little and this comes across in many of his images.
Three of his most famous works are A Rakes Progress, Gin Lane and the one pictured here Marriage a la Mode
You can read more about this painting on my blog at