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O The Roast Beef of England, by William Hogarth

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An image of O The Roast Beef of England. The Gates of Callais. Hogarth, William (British, 1697-1764). Etching, engraving, 1748-1749. Production Note: State II/II. Alternative Number(s): Paulson; 180. Stephens/George; 3050.

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O The Roast Beef of England. The Gates of Callais. Hogarth, William (British, 1697-1764). Etching, engraving, 1748-1749. Production Note: State II/II. Alternative Number(s): Paulson; 180. Stephens/George; 3050.

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  • Accession Number: 22.K.3-85
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/22.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 855 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 246.62kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 22/1

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