CALL NUMBER: PC 3 - 1790--Hunchback in the character of Richard (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZ62-132975 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows an actor portraying Richard III in a tent on a stage, appearing through trap doors in the stage are a king, queen, prince regent, and another prince, all crying "Murder."
MEDIUM: 1 print : etching ; 16.3 x 15.5 cm. (plate)
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [S.l.] : Pub'd by W. Dent, 1790 March 29th.
Title from item.
Caption: Little Hunchback, being at a Cass(?) for a good jest to make the Town Carigh(?), assumes the character of King Richard the Third.
Caption continues: An Ass, an Ass, a Benefit for an Ass.
Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
Richard--III,--King of England,--1452-1485--Portrayals. Theatrical productions--England--1790. Human curiosities--1790.
Cartoons (Commentary) British 1790.Etchings British 1790.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c32975 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c32975
CONTROL #: 2003674099
Log in to add comments
Related clip arts and images