reminiscent of the engravings of William Hogarth, the English engraver and painter
(1697--1764), in which he satirized contemporary vices and affectations
William. 1697–1764, English engraver and painter. He is noted particularly for his series
of engravings satirizing the vices and affectations of his age, such as A Rake's Progress (1735) and Marriage à la Mode (1745)
Example Sentences Including 'Hogarthian'
The rashes may vary from faint to grotesquely obvious - all very Hogarthian.
Times, Sunday Times(2002)
Today I step over them on my doorstep and dodge them daily in the Hogarthian city streets.