The Graham children are three girls and a boy, the children of Daniel Graham, apothecary to Chelsea Hospital.
The Graham Children by William Hogarth, 1742
© National Gallery, London
- Oil on canvas
- 161 x 181 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Lord Duveen through The Art Fund
Exquisitely dressed and posed in a semicircle yet a lively and cheerful group. The boy has a bird organ, the baby is in a go cart, one girl is about to dance. A cat looks at a birdcage. Signed W Hogarth pinx 1742.
Graham family; William Seguier, 1816; George Watson Taylor; Taylor Sale, Erlstoke Mansion, Devises, 1932; Lord Normanton.