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Heath, William, 1795–1840

Studies from the stage, or The vicissitudes of life

Additional Title(s):

Studies from the stage

Vicissitudes of life

London : Pubd. by W. Sams, 1, St. James's Street, [1823]
Physical Description:
[23] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 25 x 34 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PN2111 .H43 1823+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Date of publication from plates.
Etchings by and after William Heath.
Plates 4, 10, 11, 14 and 18 signed: "Drawn & etched by W. Heath"; imprint: "Published by W. Sams Royal Library 1 St. James's St"; dated variously from May through July 1823.
Engraved throughout; with from five to seven images on each plate, each with a caption.
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 415
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in quarter dark green roan and publisher's original illustrated boards. Publisher's advertisements on back cover.
Subject Terms:
Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain.
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Sams, W. -- Publisher
Satire, English.
Theater -- England -- Pictorial works.
Etchings -- Hand-colored -- 1823.
Publishers' advertisements.

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