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Richard III Scene V Act IV

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (19 Little Queen Street, Holborn, published)

  • Date:

    19th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Duncombe, John (publisher)
    Marks, John Lewis (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand coloured etching

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S. 254-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print entitled Richard III Scene V Act IV by J.L. Marks, Harry Beard Collection.

Physical description

Hand coloured print.
"Duncombe's's Miniature Caricature Magazine N° 12" is printed above the design.
The print is of Richard III and the scene pictured is Act IV scene V. In the print, Richard III says "Strike up the drum; play Paddy Carey Or any thing that's brisk and airy; Scare these wild swine hence! beat! Beat, I say."
One of the woman dressed in black says " Though I have cause to say much more I've only power to say, encore." The other woman says " Bad luck attend you to the battle; Rough Musick in your ears for ever rattle".

Place of Origin

London (19 Little Queen Street, Holborn, published)

Date

19th century (published)

Artist/maker

Duncombe, John (publisher)
Marks, John Lewis (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Hand coloured etching

Dimensions

height: 12.3 cm height of print, width: 16 cm width of print

Descriptive line

Print entitled Richard III Scene V Act IV by J.L. Marks, Harry Beard Collection

Materials

Printing ink; Paper; Watercolour

Techniques

Print-making; Etching; Hand-colouring

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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