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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    May 1806 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

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

  • Museum number:

    S.4663-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print entitled 'A Scene in the Forty Thievs. Performing at the Theatre Royal' in which Charles James Fox as Abdallah leads a band of thieves including Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Published in London by Walker.

Physical description

Etched and hand coloured print entitled 'A Scene in the Forty Thievs. Performing at the Theatre Royal'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

May 1806 (published)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

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

Dimensions

Height: 33 cm Total including mount, Width: 45.7 cm Total including mount

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'A Scene in the Forty Thievs. Performing at the Theatre Royal'. Published in London by Walker in May 1806, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink; Wash

Techniques

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

Subjects depicted

Satire; Caricature

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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