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The Ladies Collection of Catches, Glees, ...[etc.].

  • Object:

    Title Page

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    mid 18th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Boyce (printmaker)
    Bland, John (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching and engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.2681-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case WM, shelf 14, box A

Physical description

Title page for 'The Ladies Collection of Catches, Glees, ...[etc.]'. Title and further text in a central ovoid frame, with an English guitar, violin, drum, clarinet, horn and music books outside the frame. Etching and engraving print on paper.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

mid 18th century (published)

Artist/maker

Boyce (printmaker)
Bland, John (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching and engraving print on paper

Dimensions

Height: 28 cm plate-mark, Width: 20.3 cm plate-mark

Descriptive line

Title page for 'The Ladies Collection of Catches, Glees, ...[etc.]'. Title and further text in a central ovoid frame, with a number of musical instruments and books outside the frame. Etching and engraving print by Boyce. Published by John Bland, London. Mid-18th century.

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

Edge, Kevin. The Art of Selling Songs : Graphics for the Music Business, 1690-1990. London : Futures Publications, c.1991.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Etching; Engraving

Subjects depicted

Drum; Guitar; Clarinet; Books; Music

Categories

Prints; Printed pages & sheets

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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