The programs in The English Masters series contain an in-depth look at Blake, Constable, Gainsborough, Hogarth, Reynolds, and Turner. Each DVD includes expert commentary and analyses from leading authorities, art historians, and scholars. 50 minutes each.
Hogarth — Undoubtedly the first great painter to hail from England, William Hogarth depicted English society in a witty and brilliantly satirical way. This was a society with flaws, and Hogarth was not afraid to condemn, as well as praise. With these characteristics combined, Hogarth was able to produce his greatest works: Modern Moral Subjects, which included The Rake's Progress and Marriage
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