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Covent Garden Theatre

Artist:
Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Publisher:
H. Brookes (London)
Date:
July 20, 1786
Medium:
Etching, hand colored
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 7/8 x 17 3/4 in. (22.5 x 45.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.533.195
Not on view
Francis Harvey (British, active by 1859–died 1899); C. W. Dyson Perrins, his sale Sotheby's, London, Jan. 12, 1959
Grego I.192, II.391; British Museum, Satires 7063
Frederic George Stephens, M. Dorothy George Catalogue of political and personal satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. 11 vols., London, 1870-, vol. VI, cat. no. 7063.

Joseph Grego Rowlandson the Caricaturist: A selection from his works, with anecdotal desciptions.... 2 vols., London, 1880, vol. I, p. 192, vol. II, p. 391.



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