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Mr. Farren as Orestes

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (published)

  • Date:

    19 August 1791 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thornwaite (engraver)
    De Wilde, Samuel, born 1748 - died 1832 (painter)
    John Bell - British Library (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, printed ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S.218-2013

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print depicting William Farren as Sir Charles Easy in Careless Husband, published by John Bell, London, Harry Beard Collection.

Physical description

Engraved portrait of William Farren, full-length portrait. Print glued to supporting paper.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (published)

Date

19 August 1791 (published)

Artist/maker

Thornwaite (engraver)
De Wilde, Samuel, born 1748 - died 1832 (painter)
John Bell - British Library (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, printed ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 13.6 cm, Width: 8.2 cm

Descriptive line

Print depicting William Farren as Orestes in The Distrest Mother, published by John Bell, London, 19th August 1791, Harry Beard Collection

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Print-making

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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