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Speech delivered on the occasion of the unveiling of Sir George Frampton's bust of William Hogarth

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

RI2/55

Title

Speech delivered on the occasion of the unveiling of Sir George Frampton's bust of William Hogarth

Date

[1901]

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 document of 16 pages

Previous reference codes

2077.B

Content Description

The commission originated with John Passmore Edwards, for Chiswick's newly completed town hall. The subject allows Richmond to expand on a theme of London then and now, charactising Hogarth as a moralist and a satirist, at great length.

Associated Material

RI2/56, a later revision.