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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    5th January 1805 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Williams (artist)
    S. W. Fores (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand coloured etching, ink and wash on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.4646-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print entitled 'The Extinguisher'. Master Betty, known here as Young Roscius, extinguishes the flames and thus the popularity of other famous actors he is thought to have exceeded in talent. Published in London by S. W. Fores.

Physical description

Etched and hand coloured print entitled 'The Extinguisher'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

5th January 1805 (published)

Artist/maker

Williams (artist)
S. W. Fores (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

hand coloured etching, ink and wash on paper

Dimensions

Height: 24.5 cm Print size, Width: 25.1 cm Print size

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'The Extinguisher'. Published in London by S. W. Fores on 5th January 1805, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink; Wash

Techniques

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

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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