Biography of William Hogarth
On 10 Nov 1697 William Hogarth was born.
In 1734 William Hogarth. Titled "Edwards Hamilton family on a Terrace" the subjects are Anne Hamilton and Mary Edwards and their child Gerard Edwardes of Welham Grove. In her left hand she holds Addison’s Spectator No. 580 that describes the need to fill the mind with an awareness of the Divine Being. The books on the table beside her include poetry or sermons of Edward Young, the works of Swift, Pope’s translation of the Iliad, and the devotional writings of Damuel Bowens and Archbishop Tillotson.
In 1742 William Hogarth. Portrait of Mary Edwards.