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Douglas

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (published)

  • Date:

    04/01/1791 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Smith, A (engravers)
    Graham (artists)
    John Bell - British Library (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.2136-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print of Act 4, Scene 1 in Douglas, engraved by Smith, after original by Graham, published by J. Bell for the British Library, 1791.

Physical description

The print features Act 4, Scene 1 in Douglas. The print depicts Douglas (Young Norval) being taught in the woods by Old Norval. There is a printed border around the scene depicting a mask and foliage.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (published)

Date

04/01/1791 (published)

Artist/maker

Smith, A (engravers)
Graham (artists)
John Bell - British Library (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'British Theatre / Douglas. / --in the smooth green turf / He cut the figures of the marshal'd hosts. / Act 4 Scene 1.'

Dimensions

Height: 15.7 cm approximately, Width: 9.6 cm approximately

Descriptive line

Print of Act 4, Scene 1 in Douglas, engraved by Smith, after original by Graham, published by J. Bell for the British Library, 1791

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Print-making; Engraving

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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