Historical Portraits Picture Archive

The Fortune Tellers 1740s

William Jones 

The Fortune Tellers, William Jones
Oil on canvas
18th Century
27 1/4 x 35 1/2 inches 69.2 x 90.2 cm
This piece of domestic genre has close affinities with brothel scenes painted by William Hogarth, both in The Harlot's and Rake's Progress series.
Philip Mould Ltd, 18-19 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5LU.Copyright Philip Mould Ltd.