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Creator:
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811, British
Title:
Ticket to Wynnstay Theatre
Date:
1803
Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/2 x 6 3/8in. (21.6 x 16.2cm), Plate: 8 1/8 x 6 inches (20.6 x 15.2 cm), and Image: 6 3/8 x 4 3/4 inches (16.2 x 12.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite lower right: "2200 | Cip[ . . .] | O"

Lettered upper center: "THE STAGE EXEMPLIFIED"; center within image: "INVASION | VENICE | PRESERVED| FARCE | PANTOMIME | TRAGEDY | COMEDY | | CONFEDERACY | AS YOU LIKE IT | THE | AGREABLE | SURPRISE"; lower center: "H.Bunbury inv. | F. Bartolozzi Sculp. | Publish'd Jany.18 1803. by LAURIE & WHITTLE. 53, Fleet Street, London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.752
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:28580
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