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August Egg, Past and Present I [The adultery discovered]
August Egg, Past and Present II [A decade or moire later: the grown daughters look at the moon, wondering about their mother's fate]
August Egg, Past and Present III [A decade or moire later: the mother abandoned by her lover and holdering her illegitimate child looks at the same moon from a bridger near the Thames.]
William Hogarth, The Death of the Earl, from the Marriage à la Mode. Click upon picture to obtain larger image.