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ID: 700001113Record Type: Movable Work
Before (engraving (print); Hogarth, William (engraver, 1697-1764), after a painting by ...; published 1736; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 642743; (OCoLC)ocm84922646; accession number: 2004.PR.25*)
Note: The reproductive print after the artist's oil painting Before (J. Paul Getty Museum painting, Inv. 78.PA.204) is also known as Before the seduction and is a companion to Hogarth's print After, or After the seduction; Transferred from the J. Paul Getty Museum (formerly 78.GH.236 Before the seduction). Publication: [London] : Published Dec.br y:e 15th 1736 by Wm. Hogarth ..., [1736].
Titles:
Before (preferred,C,U,RP,English-P,U,U)
Before the seduction: Young man pulling a young woman onto a bed (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
engraving (print) [300041340] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
reproductive print [300041569]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works))
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1736

Creator Display:
Hogarth, William (engraver, 1697-1764), after a painting by the same artist; Published Dec.br y:e 15th 1736 by Wm. Hogarth ... [preferred,GRISC]
printmaker Hogarth, William (English painter and engraver, 1697-1764) [500004242]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 642743; (OCoLC)ocm84922646; accession number: 2004.PR.25*
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Other: Publication: London [7011781] Greater London (metropolitan area), England (country), United Kingdom (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 1 print: engraving, b&w
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Dimensions: image 37.3 x 30.4 cm, on sheet 40.3 x 32.7 cm
General Subject:
genre (preferred )
human figure(s)
satire
another art work

Specific Subjects:
seductions [300379069]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), personal life events) (AAT)
reproductive print [300041569]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works)) (AAT)
lovers [300188621]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), <people by activity>) (AAT)
human males [300025928]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), <people by gender>) (AAT)
human females [300025943]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), <people by gender>) (AAT)

Provenance: The J. Paul Getty Museum; Transfer.; Estate of J. Paul Getty (Distribution)
Inscriptions: Before, invented engraved & published Dec.br y:e 15th 1736 by Wm. Hogarth. Caption: Invented Engraved & Published Dec.br y:e 15th 1736 by Wm. Hogarth Pursuant to an Act of Parliament. Price two Shillings & 6 pence.
Related Works:
pendant of .... After [700001114]
..........(engraving (print); Hogarth, William (engraver, 1697-1764), after a painting by the same artist; published 1736; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States); 642751; accession number: 2004.PR.26*)
depicts .... Before [700002106]
..........(painting (visual work); William Hogarth (English, 1697 - 1764) (English Artist); 1730 - 1731; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States); 78.PA.204)

List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Before........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 642743
Before the seduction: Young man pulling a young woman onto a bed........ [GRISC,VP]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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