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Unknown maker, William Hogarth's Mahl Stick

William Hogarth's Mahl Stick

Unknown maker

RA Collection: Art

William Hogarth's mahl stick was given to Sir David Wilkie RA by Sir George Beaumont in 1807. James Hall bought the mahl stick from a sale of Wilkie's effects after his death in 1841 and then presented it to the Royal Academy the following year.

Object details

William Hogarth's Mahl Stick
Object type
Artist's Equipment

970 mm, Diameter: 30 mm

Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
Given by James Hall 1842
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