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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    5th April 1806 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Williams, Charles 'Argus' (artist)
    Walker & Co. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand coloured etching, ink and wash on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.4662-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print entitled 'Reposing on a Bed of Roses' in which Charles James Fox, Lord Moira (Rawdon-Hastings), Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Edward Law (Ellenborough), Henry Addington (Sidmouth), William Windham, Charles Grey, Thomas Erskine and Henry Petty complain of how uncomfortable the state bed is. Published in London by Walker.

Physical description

Etched and hand coloured print entitled 'Pacific-Overtures, - or - a Flight from St. Cloud's - "over the Water to Charley." - a new Dramatic Peace now Rehearsing'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

5th April 1806 (published)

Artist/maker

Williams, Charles 'Argus' (artist)
Walker & Co. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

hand coloured etching, ink and wash on paper

Dimensions

Height: 40.7 cm Total including mount, Width: 51.3 cm Total including mount

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'Reposing on a Bed of Roses'. Published in London by Walker in April 1806, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink; Wash

Techniques

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

Subjects depicted

Caricature; Satire

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints; Scotland

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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