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Drawing - Mr. Garrick in the character of Periander, in Eurydice
  • Mr. Garrick in the character of Periander, in Eurydice
    Stothard, Thomas RA, born 1755 - died 1834
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Mr. Garrick in the character of Periander, in Eurydice

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    mid - late 18th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stothard, Thomas RA, born 1755 - died 1834 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    drawn in Indian ink, tinted

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.910

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 37

Physical description

Whole-length portrait of the actor David Garrick in the character of Periander, in 'Eurydice'; Drawn in Indian ink, tinted; Design was engraved, with the figure is reversed, see DYCE.3217.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (probably, drawn)

Date

mid - late 18th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Stothard, Thomas RA, born 1755 - died 1834 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

drawn in Indian ink, tinted

Dimensions

Height: 2.4 in, Width: 1.3 in

Object history note

This portrait was engraved, with the figure is reversed. See DYCE.3217.

Descriptive line

Stothard, Thomas; Whole-length portrait of the actor David Garrick in the character of Periander, in 'Eurydice'; Drawn in Indian ink; English School; Mid - late 18th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Paper; Indian ink

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Tinting

Subjects depicted

Portrait; Man; Actor

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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