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Print - The Celebrated JIM CROW

The Celebrated JIM CROW

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    mid nineteenth century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)
    Unknown (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print of the actor Thomas Dartmouth Rice (1808-1860), mid nineteenth century.

Physical description

Print of the actor Thomas Dartmouth Rice as 'The Celebrated Jim Crow' (1808-1860). The print features three quarter length image of a Rice who is wearing a cutaway coat over a patterned waistcoat and dark neckcloth. His right hand is resting on his hip, whilst his left hand is resting on a table next to him. His gaze is directed away from the viewer.

Place of Origin

London (printed)


mid nineteenth century (printed)


Unknown (artist)
Unknown (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper


Height: 24.4 cm approximately, Width: 17 cm approximately

Object history note

Given to the Gabrielle Enthoven Collection by L.E. Berman, August 1937.

Descriptive line

Print of the actor Thomas Dartmouth Rice (1808-1860), mid nineteenth century


Printing ink; Paper


Print-making; Engraving


Entertainment & Leisure; Prints


Theatre and Performance Collection

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