18th Century Season: Hogarth

18th-century life by Hogarth, and considers their musical references.

Lucie is joined by Jeremy Barlow, an authority on music in the 18th Century, who has made several recordings with the Broadside Band and has written about music and Hogarth.

The three featured pictures by Hogarth are:

"The Enraged Musician"

The 2nd picture from the series of "The Rakes Progress"

"The Beggar's Opera"

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Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Sun 20 Apr 2014 14:00

Engraving by William Hogarth: The Enraged Musician

Engraving by William Hogarth: The Rakes Progress - Dancing Master

Engraving by William Hogarth: The Rakes Progress - Dancing Master

Painting by William Hogarth: The Beggar's Opera