Marriage a-la-mode

Painting | Marriage à-la-mode: – The Tête à Tête


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Size: 27.5 in × 35.7 in

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From “The Tête à Tête is the second canvas in the series of six satirical paintings known as Marriage à-la-mode, painted by William Hogarth.


While the details are not always settled upon (the time of the day is one of the most disputed questions in the entire series), the primary implication is clear: The two are totally uninterested in each other, and the marriage and the household are rapidly becoming untenable.


The clock on the right shows the time as 1:20. Commentators are undecided whether this is late at night or the afternoon but in either case, the implications are damning:”….read more from