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Print - H Beard Print Collection
  • H Beard Print Collection
    Gillray, James, born 1757 - died 1815
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H Beard Print Collection

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1803 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gillray, James, born 1757 - died 1815 (engraver)
    H. Humphrey (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand coloured stipple engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard

  • Museum number:

    S.213-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Print of D. Portland and Mrs Billington entitled 'The Bulstrode Siren'.

Physical description

Print of D. Portland and Mrs Billington entitled 'The Bulstrode Siren'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1803 (published)

Artist/maker

Gillray, James, born 1757 - died 1815 (engraver)
H. Humphrey (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Hand coloured stipple engraving

Marks and inscriptions

' "Blest as th' immortal Gods is he / The youth who fondly sits by thee, / And sees and hears thee all the while / Softly sing and sweetly smile '
Verse beneath image.

Dimensions

Height: 31.4 cm Print size, Width: 25.3 cm Print size, Height: 48.4 cm Total including border, Width: 34.9 cm Total including border

Descriptive line

Print of D. Portland and Mrs Billington entitled 'The Bulstrode Siren'. Harry Beard Collection.

Materials

Ink; Paper

Techniques

Stipple engraving; Hand-colouring; Print-making

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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