Frontispiece to 'The Beauties of the English Stage', Vol I; interior of a theatre, diagonally across the band-pit, towards the stage where stand the figures of Tragedy and Comedy, with Momus in a fool's cap between them and a cupid with a torch hovering above, the boxes and pit, right, crowded with spectators  Etching and engraving

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1867,0112.113

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Frontispiece to 'The Beauties of the English Stage', Vol I; interior of a theatre, diagonally across the band-pit, towards the stage where stand the figures of Tragedy and Comedy, with Momus in a fool's cap between them and a cupid with a torch hovering above, the boxes and pit, right, crowded with spectators Etching and engraving

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