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Lillah McCarthy as Jocasta in Oedipus Rex by Sophocles

ca. 1907 (made)

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Oil on canvas
Brief Description
Painting entitled "Lillah McCarthy as Jocasta in Oedipus Rex by Sophocles", Harold Speed, 1913.
  • Height: 87.5cm
  • Width: 78cm
Credit line
Given by the British Theatre Museum Association
Object history
Given to the British Theatre Museum Association by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in April 1964.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Ashton, Geoffrey. Catalogue of Paintings at the Theatre Museum, London. ed. James Fowler, London : Victoria and Albert Museum, 1992. 224p. ill. ISBN 1851771026
Other Number
1966/A/205 - BTMA accession number
Accession Number

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record createdNovember 6, 2003
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