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Print - The Green Room at Drury Lane Theatre
  • The Green Room at Drury Lane Theatre
    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878
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The Green Room at Drury Lane Theatre

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    June 1 1821 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)
    Isaac Robert Cruikshank, born 1789 - died 1856 (artist)
    Sherwood, Neely and Jones (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand coloured etching

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S. 133-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print entitled <i>The Green Room at Drury Lane Theatre. Tom and Jerry introduced to the characters in Don Giovanni </i> by Isaac Robert and George Cruikshank, Harry Beard Collection.
The print depicts Tom and Jerry, who are arms linked and holding hats, are introduced to the performer playing Don Giovanni in Mozart's opera of the same title. Also pictured are the characters Mercury, who is leaning against a chimney, and Pluto, who is sitting on a settee. Other actors in costume are in the background.

Physical description

Hand coloured print entitled 'The Green Room at Drury Lane Theatre. Tom and Jerry introduced to the characters in Don Giovanni' by Isaac Robert and George Cruikshank.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

June 1 1821 (published)

Artist/maker

George Cruikshank, born 1792 - died 1878 (artist)
Isaac Robert Cruikshank, born 1789 - died 1856 (artist)
Sherwood, Neely and Jones (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Hand coloured etching

Dimensions

height: 14.4 cm print size, width: 21.3 cm print size

Descriptive line

Print entitled The Green Room at Drury Lane Theatre. Tom and Jerry introduced to the characters in Don Giovanni by Isaac Robert and George Cruikshank, Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper; Material; Watercolour

Techniques

Print-making; Etching; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Subject

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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