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Mr Yates in the character of Lovegold

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  • Title (object)

    • Mr Yates in the character of Lovegold
  • Description

    Portrait of the actor Richard Yates in character in Fielding's 'The Miser'; whole length, standing in room, holding cane, other hand at chest, facing the front, looking to the left; a girl entering room behind him to the left;; illustration to Lowndes' 'New English Theatre'. 1776
    Etching and engraving


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  • Date

    • 1776
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  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 158 millimetres
    • Width: 103 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered at top "Act II / The Miser / Scene 6", and below with title, line from the play, and production detail, "T. Parkinson ad viv del / C. Grignion Sc / Publish'd June 20. 1776 by T, Lowndes & Partners".
  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 2 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Burney X)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: New English Theatre
    • Associated Title: The Miser
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  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

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