H Beard Print Collection

Print
1836 (published)
Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Colour portrait of Giulia Grisi as Desdemona in Act III, Scene 1 of the opera Otello, music by Rossini, words by F. Berio di Salsa, firts performed at the Teatro del fondo, Naples, 4 December 1816. Published in 1836.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
lithograph coloured by hand
Brief Description
Portrait of Giulia Grisi as Desdemona in Act III, Scene 1 of the opera Otello, published in 1836.
Physical Description
Colour portrait of Giulia Grisi as Desdemona in Act III, Scene 1 of the opera Otello.
Dimensions
  • Print size height: 50.4cm
  • Print size width: 37.5cm
Subject depicted
Literary ReferenceOtello
Summary
Colour portrait of Giulia Grisi as Desdemona in Act III, Scene 1 of the opera Otello, music by Rossini, words by F. Berio di Salsa, firts performed at the Teatro del fondo, Naples, 4 December 1816. Published in 1836.
Other Number
F.3-5 - H Beard collection numbering
Collection
Accession Number
S.222-1988

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record createdJanuary 6, 2009
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