16th Workshop of the Czech Handel Society

Thursday 27 November 2014 at 6.00 pm.

Classroom No. 19 at 'Vyšší odborná škola oděvního návrhářství a Střední průmyslová škola oděvní' (Vocational High School for Clothing Design and Secondary Technical School for Clothing), Jablonského 3/333, Prague 7 - Holešovice, Czech Republic, close to the underground station 'Nádraží Holešovice' (line 'C').

Admission free.

Snacks & drinks available in vending machines on the premises of the School.


William Hogarth (1697-1764).
A Portrait to Mark the 250th Anniversary of His Death

The lecture will be given by Pavel Polka, Chairman of the Czech Handel Society.

William Hogarth (1697-1764): George Frideric Handel (1685-1759). Unfinished oil sketch on canvas. Approximately the 1740s. 8.7 × 7.0 cm (cut out from a larger canvas). Burghley House, near Stamford; England, Lincolnshire.


William Hogarth (1697-1764): 'Paul before Felix'. Etching and engraving on paper. 1752-1762. 38.4 × 50.8 cm (image). Fourth state. First published in London on 5 February 1752. Tate Britain, London, England. Inv.No.: T01805.

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