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  • H Beard Print Collection
    Romney, George, born 1734 - died 1802
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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    18th May 1772 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Romney, George, born 1734 - died 1802 (artist)
    Green, Valentine, born 1739 - died 1813 (engravers)
    Green, Valentine, born 1739 - died 1813 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    mezzotint, ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S.3864-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Mrs Yates as the Tragic Muse, Melpomene. Published in London by V. Green.

Physical description

Mezzotint full length portrait Mrs Yates as the Tragic Muse, Melpomene.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

18th May 1772 (published)

Artist/maker

Romney, George, born 1734 - died 1802 (artist)
Green, Valentine, born 1739 - died 1813 (engravers)
Green, Valentine, born 1739 - died 1813 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

mezzotint, ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 61.9 cm Print size, Width: 38.8 cm Print size, Height: 65.3 cm Total including border, Width: 41.9 cm Total including border

Descriptive line

Mrs Yates as the Tragic Muse, Melpomene. Published in London by V. Green on 18th May 1772, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Mezzotint; Print-making

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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