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William, 1697–1764, English painter and engraver.
Contemporary Examples

Maurice Sendak Is Remembered Fondly by Author and Filmmaker William Joyce William Joyce May 8, 2012

Historical Examples

The Lord of the Sea M. P. Shiel
Ariadne Florentina John Ruskin
Notes and Queries, 1850.12.21 Various
The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 10, Issue 266, July 28, 1827 Various
The Letters of Charles Dickens Charles Dickens
The International Monthly, Volume 3, No. 2, May, 1851 Various
Old Country Inns of England Henry P. Maskell
England, Picturesque and Descriptive Joel Cook
Pictures Every Child Should Know Dolores Bacon

William. 1697–1764, English engraver and painter. He is noted particularly for his series of engravings satirizing the vices and affectations of his age, such as A Rake’s Progress (1735) and Marriage à la Mode (1745)


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