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Mr. Kemble in the character of Hamlet

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    01/08/1834 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (engraver)
    Lawrence, Thomas PRA (Sir), born 1769 - died 1830 (artist)
    Bulcock, James (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    mezzotint print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.3229

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case DG, shelf 11A, box 7

Physical description

Portrait of Mr. Kemble in the character of Hamlet; Small whole-length; Mezzotint print on paper; 'The original picture by Sir T. Lawrence. 1st Aug. 1834, James Bulcock'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

01/08/1834 (published)

Artist/maker

Unknown (engraver)
Lawrence, Thomas PRA (Sir), born 1769 - died 1830 (artist)
Bulcock, James (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

mezzotint print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

The original picture by Sir T. Lawrence. 1st Aug. 1834, James Bulcock

Object history note

Pl. V. of the Cabinet of Engravings.
There are later states of the plate belonging to the series published by Virtue and Co.

Descriptive line

Portrait of Mr. Kemble in the character of Hamlet; Small whole-length; After Sir Thomas Lawrence; Mezzotint print on paper; Printmaker Unknown; English School; Published by James Bulcock, London, 1834.

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

Man; Theatre; Actor

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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