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Drawing - Harry Beard Print Collection
  • Harry Beard Print Collection
    John Leech, born 1817 - died 1864
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Harry Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1807 to 1864 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John Leech, born 1817 - died 1864 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S.5498-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Drawing portraying a satirical scene from the opera, Harry Beard Collection.

Physical description

A group of ladies and gentlemen in two theatre boxes. To left, two ladies, one holding a fan. To right, two ladies with a bewhiskered gentleman standing between them, and a second gentleman behind them.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)

Date

1807 to 1864 (designed)

Artist/maker

John Leech, born 1817 - died 1864 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

Height: 10.5 cm, Width: 4.8 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing portraying a satirical scene from the opera, Harry Beard Collection

Materials

Oil colour; Canvas

Techniques

Free-hand drawing

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Opera; Audiences; Drawings

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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