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Title:
Liston's characters : six coloured engravings.
Alternate Title(s):
Characters
Published/Created:
London : Published by Thomas M'Lean, 26 Haymarket, 1826.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1329.3.A38 L57 1826+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Six aquatint portraits depicting John Liston in his various roles on the stage.
Cover title.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original printed paper wrappers.
Contents:
Mr. Liston in the character of Grojan in Quite correct -- Mr. Liston in the character of Paul Pry -- Mr. Liston in the character of Dominie Sampson in Guy Mannering -- Mr. Liston in the character of Baillie Nicol Jarvie in Rob Roy -- Mr. Liston in the character of Maw-worm in The hypocrite -- Mr. Liston in the character of Lubin Log in Love, law & physic.
Subject Terms:
Acting -- Great Britain.
Actors -- Great Britain -- Portraits.
Caricatures and cartoons.
English wit and humor.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Liston, John, 1776-1846.
M'Lean, Thomas -- Publisher.
Theater -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1826
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