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Prints - H Beard Print Collection
  • H Beard Print Collection
    Ward, Leslie, born 1851 - died 1922
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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Prints

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    11th March 1876 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ward, Leslie, born 1851 - died 1922 (artist)
    Vanity Fair (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Chromolithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S.433-2010

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Portrait of the playwright Tom Taylor (1817-1880), published by Vanity Fair on 11th March 1876, Harry Beard Collection.

This is one of a series of portraits published by the magazine Vanity Fair under the title 'Men of the Day'. Tom Taylor was the author of popular comedies and melodramas and was the editor of Punch magazine from 1887 until 1880.

Physical description

Full-length portrait of Tom Taylor. The caption, 'Punch', is printed beneath the picture.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

11th March 1876 (published)

Artist/maker

Ward, Leslie, born 1851 - died 1922 (artist)
Vanity Fair (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Chromolithograph

Dimensions

Height: 40 cm, Width: 27.2 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait of Tom Taylor, published by Vanity Fair on 11th March 1876, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Chromolithography; Print-making

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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