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John Fawcett and Charles Kemble in the roles of Captain Copp and Charles II

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    24/06/1826 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lupton, Thomas Goff, born 1791 - died 1873 (engraver)
    Lupton, Thomas Goff, born 1791 - died 1873 (publisher)
    Cribb, W. (publisher)
    Clint, George, born 1770 - died 1854 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.444-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EM, shelf 14, box A

Physical description

Portraits, full-length, standing, in the roles of Captain Copp and Charles II.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

24/06/1826 (published)

Artist/maker

Lupton, Thomas Goff, born 1791 - died 1873 (engraver)
Lupton, Thomas Goff, born 1791 - died 1873 (publisher)
Cribb, W. (publisher)
Clint, George, born 1770 - died 1854 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'G. Clint Pinxt. A.R.A. T Lupton Sculpt. London Pu[blushed] June 24th. 1826 by T. Lupton 7, Leigh St. Burton Crescent and to be had of W. Cribb King St. Covent Garden.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 50.8 cm cut to, Width: 34.9 cm cut to

Historical context note

Charles the Second by Howard Payne, was first produced at Covent Garden, 27 May 1824.

Descriptive line

Print, John Fawcett and Charles Kemble in the roles of Captain Copp and Charles II in the play 'Charles the Second'. Mezzotint by Thomas Goff Lupton after George Clint, 1826.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.
O'Donoghue, Freeman. British Museum: Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits. London: Printed by order of the Trustees, 1908-25.

Production Note

Proof.

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Actors

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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