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Illustrations to 'The New English Theatre' (London, T & W Lowndes, 1782-86); performers in character; by Heath after Stothard; four prints pasted to the same album sheet.
Mrs Billington as Mandane in Thomas Arne's opera 'Artaxerxes'; full-length standing gesturing to left and looking to right, left hand at her breast; before letters.
Mr Holman and Miss Brunton in character; the former in oriental dress, brandishing a curved dagger and looking back to left at the woman who tries to restrain him; before letters.
'Miss Farren in the Character of Emeline', in Purcell's opera 'King Arthur'; Arthur, played by Kemble, wearing armour, standing to the left behind Emmeline, who is unaware of his presence and gazing at a miniature portrait she holds out with one hand; lettered. 21 November 1786
The same, before letters.
Etching and engraving
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Height: 175 millimetres (approx.)
Width: 113 millimetres (approx.)
- Curator's comments
- Included in the first volume of Balmanno's collection of Stothard's work in BM P&D. See 1849,0721.1 for more information.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: The New British Theatre
Associated Title: Artaxerxes
Associated Title: King Arthur
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