William Hogarth, Painter and his Pug, 1745
|Born||(1697-11-10)10 November 1697
|Died||26 October 1764(1764-10-26) (aged 66)
|Resting place||St. Nicholas’s Churchyard, Chiswick Mall, Chiswick, London|
|Occupation||Painter, engraver, satirist|
|Spouse(s)||Jane Thornhill, daughter of Sir James Thornhill|
I have generally found that persons who had studied painting least were the best judges of it.
All the world is competent to judge my pictures except those who are of my profession.