Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Orchestration

  • Object:

    Prints

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    6 July 1872 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lyall, Charles (artist)
    Vanity Fair (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Chromolithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S.492-2010

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Portrait of Sir Michael Costa, published by Vanity Fair on 6th July 1872, Harry Beard Collection.

This is number 47 in a series of portraits published by the magazine Vanity Fair under the title 'Men of the Day'.

Physical description

Three-quarter length portrait of Sir Michael Costa, conducting from the piano. The caption, 'Orchestration', is printed beneath the picture. The accompanying Vanity Fair article is attached.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

6 July 1872 (published)

Artist/maker

Lyall, Charles (artist)
Vanity Fair (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Chromolithograph

Dimensions

Height: 40 cm, Width: 27.2 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait of Sir Michael Costa by Charles Lyall, published by Vanity Fair 6 July 1872, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Chromolithography; Print-making

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.