Hogarth, William (1697-1764). English. Medium: engraving. Date: 1763. A bear represents Charles Churchill (1731-64) English poet and satirist; he wrote satirical 'Epistle to William Hogarth' published 1763; this is Hogarth's response based on his earlier self portrait (140280 and 189057); the dog is shown urinating on a copy of 'Epistle to William Hogarth'; Provenance: Private Collection.