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Mrs Jordan, in the character of the Country Girl

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1875,0213.176

  • Title (object)

    • Mrs Jordan, in the character of the Country Girl
  • Description

    Portrait of the actress Dorothy Jordan, in character as Peggy in Garrick's 'The Country Girl'; whole length, standing, holding out envelope to the left; in oval; illustration to the 'Lady's Magazine'. 1786
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1786
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 195 millimetres
    • Width: 113 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, at top "Engrav'd for the Lady's Magazine", and below the publication line "Publish'd Jany 1. 1786, by G. Robinson Pater-noster Row".
  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 27 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits British Theatrical PIV)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Country Girl
    • Associated Title: The Lady's Magazine
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1875

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1875,0213.176

Portrait of the actress Dorothy Jordan, in character as Peggy in Garrick's 'The Country Girl'; whole length, standing, holding out envelope to the left; in oval; illustration to the 'Lady's Magazine'.  1786  Etching and engraving

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Portrait of the actress Dorothy Jordan, in character as Peggy in Garrick's 'The Country Girl'; whole length, standing, holding out envelope to the left; in oval; illustration to the 'Lady's Magazine'. 1786 Etching and engraving

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