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Creator:
Francis Hayman, 1707/8–1776, British
Title:
David Garrick and Mrs. Pritchard in Benjamin Hoadley's "The Suspicious Husband"
Date:
1747
Medium:
Oil on canvas laid to board
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 28 1/8 x 36 1/8 inches (71.4 x 91.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated [in later hand?]: "Painted by Mr Hayman 1747"

Inscribed [in later hand?]: "Mr Garrick & Mrs Pritchard in the Suspicious- | Husband Act ey 4"; Label on verso, upper center: “Pitt & Scott Ltd. | 20/24 Eden Grove, London, N.7 | A Scene from the Suspicious Husband. | by F. Hayman | [handwritten] <...> | #96”; lower right: “Owner Mellon, Mr. Paul | Artist Hayman, Francis | Title A Scene from the Suspicious Husband | National Gallery of Art PM 6623”

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.35
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
actors | chair | costume | curtains | genre subject | hat | interior | man | mask | mirror | oval | painting (visual work) | performance | portrait | stage | theater (discipline) | woman
Associated People:
Pritchard, Hannah (1709–1768), actress and singer
Garrick, David (1717–1779), actor and playwright
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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The Pursuit of Happiness - A View of Life in Georgian England (Yale Center for British Art, 1977-04-19 - 1977-09-18)

Francis Hayman (Kenwood House, 1987-06-24 - 1987-09-30)

Francis Hayman (Yale Center for British Art, 1987-04-01 - 1987-05-31)

Pleasures and Pastimes (Yale Center for British Art, 1990-02-21 - 1990-04-29)

Juxtapositions (Yale Center for British Art, 1997-11-19 - 1998-01-04)

"Brilliant Effects" [ Jewels ] (Yale Center for British Art, 2003-07-10 - 2004-01-10)

Casanova - The Seduction of Europe (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 2018-02-10 - 2018-05-20)

Casanova - The Seduction of Europe (Kimbell Art Museum, 2017-08-27 - 2017-12-31)

Casanova - The Seduction of Europe (Museum of Fine Arts Boston, 2018-06-17 - 2018-10-08)

Publications:
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Genevieve E. Cummins, How the watch was worn, a fashion for 500 years , Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge : Antique Collectors' Club, 2010, 2010, pp. 21, 23, NK7489 .C85 2010 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 29, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

Frederick Ilchman, Casanova: The Seduction of Europe, MFA Publications, Boston, Massachusetts, p. 94, , fig. 44, N6756 .C37 2017 (LC) (YCBA)

Felicity Nussbaum, Rival queens, actresses, performance, and the eighteenth-century British theater , University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 2010, p. 7, fig. 4, PN2582.W65 N87 2010 (YCBA)

J. H. Plumb, The pursuit of happiness : a view of life in Georgian England : an exhibition selected from the Paul Mellon collection, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1977, pp. 42, 91, no. 54, N6766 Y34 1977 (YCBA)

Kate Retford, The Conversation Piece Making Modern Art in Eighteenth-Century Britain, Yale University Press, New Haven, 2017, p. 84, fig. 66, ND1314.4 .R48 2017 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)

Mary Webster, Johan Zoffany, 1733-1810, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2011, p. 179, fig. 156, NJ18 Z68 W43 2011 + (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:273
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