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Royalty Theatre

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (published)

  • Date:

    01/07/1794 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (engravers)
    Asperne, James (publishers)
    Thespian Magazine (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print of the Royalty Theatre, 1794.

Physical description

The print features the Royalty Theatre. The print from the Thespian Magazine features the interior of the theatre. The view appears to be from stage left facing out to the audience and showing the empty seats, chandeliers, plaster work ceiling, and corner of stage right.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (published)


01/07/1794 (published)


Unknown (engravers)
Asperne, James (publishers)
Thespian Magazine (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Thespian Magazine. / Inside View of the Royalty Theatre. / Publish'd as the Act directs July 1, 1794.'


Height: 11.7 cm approximately, Width: 18.7 cm approximately

Descriptive line

Print of the Royalty Theatre, 1794


Printing ink; Paper


Print-making; Engraving


Entertainment & Leisure; Prints


Theatre and Performance Collection

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