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Penalties for recurrent disruptive behaviour in the theatres,

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)
    E. Macleish (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printing ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.1255-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Printed annoucement of Lord Mansfield's ruling which imposed penalities for recurrent disruptive behaviour in the theatres, ca. 1775.

Physical description

Printed annoucement of Judge William Murray, First Earl of Mansfield's ruling in favour of the actor, Charles Macklin (1699-1797), and imposing penalities for recurrent disruptions from the audience during the course of productions, ca. 1775.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (printed)

Date

ca. 1775 (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)
E. Macleish (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Printing ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 24.2 cm approximately, Width: 18.5 cm approximately

Object history note

Acquired for the Enthoven Collection from Alec Clunes Bookshops, along with two collections of 19th century playbills and assorted theatrical engravings, pamphlets and caricatures (RF1959/1915; Nominal file: MA/1/C1837).

Descriptive line

Printed annoucement of Lord Mansfield's ruling which imposed penalities for recurrent disruptive behaviour in the theatres, ca. 1775

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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