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Print - Strolling Players rehearsing in a Barn
  • Strolling Players rehearsing in a Barn
    Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 1764
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Strolling Players rehearsing in a Barn

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    ca.1738 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 1764 (artists)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper.

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.393-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print showing a group of Strolling Players rehearsing in a Barn, ca. 1738.

Physical description

Print showing a group of Strolling Players rehearsing in a Barn, ca. 1738. The print features the interior of a barn crowded with performers, some are changing into costumes, others are rehearsing their parts. Ropes, hung with washing, are strung across the ceiling of the barn.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (printed)

Date

ca.1738 (printed)

Artist/maker

Hogarth, William, born 1697 - died 1764 (artists)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper.

Dimensions

Height: 17.9 cm approximately, Width: 27.2 cm approximately

Descriptive line

Print showing a group of Strolling Players rehearsing in a Barn, ca. 1738

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Print-making; Engraving (printing process); Etching

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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