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Print - Love for Love
  • Love for Love
    Neagle, James, born 1769 - died 1822
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Love for Love

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (published)

  • Date:

    20/05/1791 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Neagle, James, born 1769 - died 1822 (engravers)
    Smirke, Robert, born 1752 - died 1845 (artists)
    Parsons, J. (publishers)
    John Bell - British Library (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.2142-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print of Act 4 in Love for Love, engraved by Neagle, after original by Smirke, published by J. Bell for British Theatre, 1791.

Physical description

The print features Act 4 in Love for Love. The print depicts an interior scene with man leaving a room a second man gesturing wildly at him and a third man standing behind. There is a printed border around the scene featuring scrolls, quills, and books.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (published)

Date

20/05/1791 (published)

Artist/maker

Neagle, James, born 1769 - died 1822 (engravers)
Smirke, Robert, born 1752 - died 1845 (artists)
Parsons, J. (publishers)
John Bell - British Library (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Brit. Theat. / Love for Love. / Buck. O Lord! let me begone! / I'll not venture myself with a madman. / Act 4.'

Dimensions

Height: 16 cm approximately, Width: 10 cm approximately

Descriptive line

Print of Act 4 in Love for Love, engraved by Neagle, after original by Smirke, published by J. Bell for British Theatre, 1791

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Print-making; Engraving

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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