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Print - Scene from 'Much Ado About Nothing'

Scene from 'Much Ado About Nothing'

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1760-91 (engraved)
    06/01/1791 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jones, John (engraver)
    Fuseli, Henry, born 1741 - died 1825 (artist)
    Jones, John (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    mezzotint print

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2892

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 101

Physical description

Scene from Shakespeare's 'Much Ado About Nothing'; Beatrice listening to Hero and Ursula; After Henry Fuseli, R.A.; Mezzotint print; 'Published by J. Jones, Jan. 6th, 1791'.

Place of Origin

England (probably, made)

Date

1760-91 (engraved)
06/01/1791 (published)

Artist/maker

Jones, John (engraver)
Fuseli, Henry, born 1741 - died 1825 (artist)
Jones, John (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

mezzotint print

Descriptive line

Scene from Shakespeare's 'Much Ado About Nothing'; Beatrice listening to Hero and Ursula; After Henry Fuseli, R.A.; Mezzotint print; Engraved by John Jones, 1760-91; English School; Published by J. Jones, 1791.

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 : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Women; Theatre

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure; Shakespeare

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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