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Print - H Beard Print Collection
  • H Beard Print Collection
    Gillray, James, born 1757 - died 1815
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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    18th June 1804 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gillray, James, born 1757 - died 1815 (artist)
    Starke (etcher)
    H. Humphrey (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand coloured etching, ink and wash on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S.4626-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print entitled 'L'Assemblée Nationale, - or - Grand Cooperative Meeting at St Ann's Hill'. Published in London by Hannah Humphrey.

Physical description

Etched and hand coloured print entitled 'L'Assemblée Nationale, - or - Grand Cooperative Meeting at St Ann's Hill'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

18th June 1804 (published)

Artist/maker

Gillray, James, born 1757 - died 1815 (artist)
Starke (etcher)
H. Humphrey (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

hand coloured etching, ink and wash on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'1. Lord Temple? / 2. Nicholls / 3. Sir Banastre Tarleton - Colonel later General; military historian / etc / 1754-1833 / 4. Whitbread? / 5. Duke of Norfolk / 6. R.B. Sheridan / 7. Lord Derby / 8. Mrs Sarah Siddons not Mrs but [Betty?] / 9. Lord Grenville / 10. Duchess of Devonshire (?) / 11. Mrs Fox / 12. C. J. Fox / 13. Frances Rawdon Hastings, Earl Moira; Govenor-General of India; saw active / service in the American War in Holland; later Governor of Malta. 1754-1826 / 14. Lord Thomas Erskine; famous lawyer. / Mrs Fitzherbert / Gillray 16. Mrs Dorothea Jordan [Miss Bland] actress. 1762-1816 / not described 17. Duke of Clarence'
Written in pencil on back of print.

Dimensions

Height: 26.3 cm Print size, Width: 37.8 cm Print size

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'L'Assemblée Nationale, - or - Grand Cooperative Meeting at St Ann's Hill'. Published in London by Hannah Humphrey on 18th June 1804, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink; Wash

Techniques

Print-making; Etching (corroding); Painting; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Satire; Caricature

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints; Scotland

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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