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H Beard Print Collection

before 1950 (made)
Place of origin

Portrait of Sarah Siddons as The Tragic Muse.

Object details

Object type
TitleH Beard Print Collection (named collection)
Materials and techniques
print, ink on paper
Brief description
Portrait of Sarah Siddons as The Tragic Muse, first published late 18th c. Harry Beard Collection.
Physical description
Printed full length portrait of Sarah Siddons as The Tragic Muse. Reproduction of a print by Francis Haward.
  • Print size height: 24.1cm
  • Print size width: 18.4cm
Production typeCopy
Credit line
Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard
Attribution note: Copy of print made in late 18th century.
Subject depicted
Literary referenceThe Tragic Muse
Portrait of Sarah Siddons as The Tragic Muse.
Other number
F.136-16 - H Beard collection numbering
Accession number

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Record createdNovember 10, 2009
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