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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    30th November 1804 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827 (artist)
    Ackermann, Rudolph, born 1764 - died 1834 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand coloured etching cut within the plate, ink and wash on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.4628-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print entitled 'Theatrical Leap Frog'. Caricatire of the child actor Master Betty leaping over John Philip Kemble. Published in London by R. Ackermann.

Physical description

Etched and hand coloured print entitled 'Theatrical Leap Frog'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

30th November 1804 (published)

Artist/maker

Thomas Rowlandson, born 1756 - died 1827 (artist)
Ackermann, Rudolph, born 1764 - died 1834 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

hand coloured etching cut within the plate, ink and wash on paper

Dimensions

Height: 36.9 cm Print size, Width: 24.1 cm Print size

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'Theatrical Leap Frog'. Master Betty leaping over J. P. Kemble. Published in London by R. Ackermann on 30th November 1804, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink; Wash

Techniques

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

Subjects depicted

Caricature; Satire

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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