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Madame Tussaud's or Waxworks

  • Object:

    Sheet Music

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 19th century (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Concanen, Alfred (lithographer)
    Lloyd, Arthur, born 1839 - died 1904 (composers)
    Lee, J.W. (lithographer)
    Reece, Robert, born 1838 - died 1891 (lyricist)
    Howard & Co (printers and publishers)
    T.B. Harms & Co. (publisher)
    Chappell & Co. (publisher)
    Stannard & Dixon (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.362-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Music sheet cover for 'Madame Tussaud's or Waxworks', composed by Arthur Lloyd and lyrics by Robert Reece, sung by J.L. Toole, published by Howard & Co, ca. 19th century

Physical description

Cover of the sheet music for 'Madame Tussaud's or Waxworks'. In the centre, there is an image of a man wearing a boater hat. Credits of the song are printed above and below the image.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

ca. 19th century (printed and published)

Artist/maker

Concanen, Alfred (lithographer)
Lloyd, Arthur, born 1839 - died 1904 (composers)
Lee, J.W. (lithographer)
Reece, Robert, born 1838 - died 1891 (lyricist)
Howard & Co (printers and publishers)
T.B. Harms & Co. (publisher)
Chappell & Co. (publisher)
Stannard & Dixon (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'/MADAME TUSSAUD'S/ OR WAXWORKS/SUNG BY MR. J. L. TOOLE/IN THE MUSICAL ABSURDITY ENTITLED WELSH RABBITS/WRITTEN BY ROBERT REECE/COMPOSED BY ARTHUR LLOYD/ND THIS SONG CANNOT BE SUNG IN PUBLIC WITHOUT THE WRITTEN CONSENT OF MR J. L. TOOLE/LONDON:HOWARD &CO 25, 25 CT MARLBOROUGH ST W./'
Text on front of cover.

Dimensions

Height: 35.7 cm, Width: 26.3 cm

Descriptive line

Music sheet cover for 'Madame Tussaud's or Waxworks', composed by Arthur Lloyd and lyrics by Robert Reece, sung by J.L. Toole , published by Howard & Co, ca. 19th century

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Lithography

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints; Scotland

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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