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Sheet music - H Beard Collection

H Beard Collection

  • Object:

    Sheet music

  • Place of origin:

    London (possibly, published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (composer)
    The Universal Magazine (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print, ink on paper

  • Museum number:

    S.127-1989

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Sheet music for a new song sung by Mr. Beard. First line reads 'The Sun was Sleeping in the Main', Harry Beard Collection.

Physical description

227 to 230 pages of Universal Magazine for May 1755 containg poems, music score and songs.

Place of Origin

London (possibly, published)

Date

ca. 1755 (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (composer)
The Universal Magazine (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

print, ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 20.3 cm, Width: 25.9 cm

Descriptive line

Sheet music for a new song sung by Mr. Beard. First line reads 'The Sun was Sleeping in the Main', Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Print-making

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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