How you can use this image
© All rights reserved
Please note that image permissions vary across the Art UK website and that some artworks remain in copyright. Review the copyright credit lines that are located underneath the image. The credit lines indicate who manages the rights within the artwork and the image.
This image can be used for non-commercial research or private study purposes, and other UK exceptions to copyright permitted to users based in the United Kingdom under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, as amended and revised.
Some images on Art UK are available to purchase as prints and may be available to license for commercial purposes through the Art UK Shop. If there is a shopping basket icon underneath an image, click on it to find out how to license that image or purchase a print, through either the Art UK Shop or sometimes through the collection directly.
The collection who own the work may have more information on their own website about permitted uses and image licensing options.
Buy a print or image licence
If you like this artwork you can support the collection by purchasing a reproduction as a framed OR unframed art print. We offer a selection of professionally made frames that will make your purchase look great in your home, office or other preferred setting.
Need a digital version for your site or publication? You can purchase a digital licence from Art UK and download an electronic copy of this reproduction.
Add or edit a note on this artwork that only you can see. You can find notes again by going to the ‘Notes’ section of your account.
oil on canvas
H 64.3 x W 76.5 cm
NMW A 93
allocated by HM Government in lieu of tax, 1988
Stretcher: 1) (typewritten) Building Card Houses The Children of the Earl of Pomfret W. Hogarth 1730 No. 967 2) Theo Agnew & Sons Ltd, Address label, no. 12987 3) Tate Gallery Hogarth Exhibition Dec 71-Feb 72 Private Collection Various stencilled nos. "882JY", "HS558" Signed and dated: W. Hogarth Ft 1730