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Music - At Trinity Church I met My Doom

At Trinity Church I met My Doom

  • Object:

    Music

  • Place of origin:

    London (Published)
    New York (published)

  • Date:

    ca. late 19th century - early 20th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gilbert, Fred (author)
    Banks, Harry G. (lithographer)
    Francis, Day & Hunter (publishers)
    T.B. Harms & Co. (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printing ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.161-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Front cover of music sheet for the song At Trinity Church I met My Doom!, or That's what she's done for me, words and melody by Fred Gilbert, sung by Tom Costello. Published in London by Francis, Day & Hunter and in New York by T.B. Harms. Ca. late 19th century - early 20th century.

Physical description

Front cover of music sheet for the song At Trinity Church I met My Doom!, or That's what she's done for me, words and melody by Fred Gilbert, published in London and New York. Illustrated in colour with full-length portrait of gentleman wearing a brown coat, red trousers and a top hat and holding a walking stick. Also illustrated with small scene of man and woman sitting at a table, enclosed in bubble top right.
Front cover only.

Place of Origin

London (Published)
New York (published)

Date

ca. late 19th century - early 20th century (published)

Artist/maker

Gilbert, Fred (author)
Banks, Harry G. (lithographer)
Francis, Day & Hunter (publishers)
T.B. Harms & Co. (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Printing ink on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'This song may be sung in public without fee or licence, / except at theatres and music halls / Home, home, sweet home / At Trinity Church I met My Doom! / or / That's what she's done for me. / Words and melody by Fred Gilbert / Chorus / She told me has age was / Five and twenty / Chash in the bank of course she'd plenty, / I like a Lamb, / believed it all, / I was an / M-U-G. / At Trinity Church I met my doom, / now we live in a / Top Bacnk Room, . Up to my eyes in debt / for Renty / That's what she's / done for me.
Printed on front cover.

Dimensions

Height: 36.3 cm, Width: 26.2 cm

Descriptive line

Front cover of music sheet for the song At Trinity Church I met My Doom!, or That's what she's done for me, words and melody by Fred Gilbert, published in London and New York, ca. late 19th century - early 20th century.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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