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Print - Madame Vestris
  • Madame Vestris
    Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India, born 1819 - died 1901
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Madame Vestris

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    ca.1830 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India, born 1819 - died 1901 (artist)
    Unknown (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, printed ink on paper.

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S.2487-2013

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Full length engraved portrait of the actress, Madame Lucia Elizabeth Vestris (1797–1856). The original sketch was drawn by Queen Victoria some time before her accession to the throne in 1837. Circa 1830. Harry Beard Collection.

Physical description

Full length engraved portrait of the actress, Madame Lucia Elizabeth Vestris (1797–1856), ca.1830. A caption below the image states that the original sketch was drawn by the Queen (Victoria) before her accession.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

ca.1830 (printed)

Artist/maker

Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India, born 1819 - died 1901 (artist)
Unknown (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, printed ink on paper.

Dimensions

Height: 19.2 cm, Width: 12.2 cm

Descriptive line

Full length engraved portrait of the actress, Madame Lucia Elizabeth Vestris (1797–1856), ca.1830. Harry Beard Collection

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Print-making

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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