George Speaight Punch & Judy Collection thumbnail 1
Not currently on display at the V&A

George Speaight Punch & Judy Collection

Print
1st June 1823 (published)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Five printed scenes, one with a street marionette performance. Published in London by W. Sams.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
hand coloured engraving, ink and paint on paper
Brief Description
Five printed scenes, one with a street marionette performance. Published in London by W. Sams on 1st June 1823, George Speaight Punch & Judy Collection.
Physical Description
Five printed scenes, one with a street marionette performance occurring in the background of a bear dancing act.
Dimensions
  • Height: 26.6cm
  • Width: 35.8cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'William Heath, Says from the Scene[?] (or similar title) , 1823 / c. 35 pages similar to this / no [?]' (Written in pencil on back of print.)
Credit line
Accepted by HM Government in Lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the V&A in 2010.
Summary
Five printed scenes, one with a street marionette performance. Published in London by W. Sams.
Other Number
Marionettes File
Collection
Accession Number
S.1158-2010

About this object record

Explore the Collections contains over a million catalogue records, and over half a million images. It is a working database that includes information compiled over the life of the museum. Some of our records may contain offensive and discriminatory language, or reflect outdated ideas, practice and analysis. We are committed to addressing these issues, and to review and update our records accordingly.

You can write to us to suggest improvements to the record.

Suggest Feedback

record createdJune 23, 2010
Record URL