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Hamlet

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    01/02/1788 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Walker, James, born 1748 (Engraver)
    Corbould, George, born 1786 - died 1846 (Artist)
    Bellamy & Roberts (Publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, printed ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard.

  • Museum number:

    S.2248-2013

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print 'Hamlet: Act I, Scene VIII', engraving by Walker, London, 1788, Harry Beard Collection.

Physical description

Print 'Hamlet: Act I, Scene VIII', engraving by Walker, London, 1788, Harry Beard Collection

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

01/02/1788 (published)

Artist/maker

Walker, James, born 1748 (Engraver)
Corbould, George, born 1786 - died 1846 (Artist)
Bellamy & Roberts (Publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, printed ink on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'HAMLET / Ghost. Revenge his foul and most unnatural Murder! / Act I Sc VIII'
Printed below engraved image

'Shakespere'
Printed above engraved image

Dimensions

Height: 22.2 cm, Width: 14 cm

Descriptive line

Print 'Hamlet: Act I, Scene VIII', engraving by Walker, London, 1788, Harry Beard Collection

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Print-making; Engraving

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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