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Hogarth and Europe at Tate Britain Gallery [London]

A print showing a drunken scene in a coffee house. Hogarth warned against finding individual likenesses in this depiction of drunks, noting that ‘We lash the Vices but the Persons spare’. His title mocks the fashionable ‘Conversation Piece’ group
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Hogarth and Europe
3 November 2021 – 20 March 2022

Tate Britain’s new exhibition examines the work on William Hogarth in the context of European art. Prints, drawings and paintings by Hogarth and his European contemporaries will be lent from the Royal Collection, which will allow comparisons to be made between artistic output in Britain and on the continent during the eighteenth century.

Rooms and locations with objects on display