Yale Center for British Art
Title:
Mrs. Stewart's concert Hanover Square.
Published/Created:
London? : [publisher not identified], [1789]

Physical Description:
1 print : etching ; sheet 13 x 17 cm
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Prints
Notes:
Mrs. Stewart's concert at Hanover Square was advertised in the June 10, 1789, issue of The Oracle, Bell's New World, to be performed on June 15, 1789. The performer may be the same Mrs. Stewart (later Mrs. Bellair) identified by Highfill as a member of Stephen Kemble's troupe in Edinburgh. See: Highfill, Philip H. A biographical dictionary of actors, actresses, musicians, dancers, managers & other stage personnel in London, 1660-1800. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press [1973]-1993 (v. 14, pages 283-284).
Subject Terms:
Stewart, Mrs., active 1791-1796. | Macpherson, James, 1736-1796. Ossian -- Illustrations. | Hanover Square (London, England) | Music -- Great Britain -- 18th century. | Concerts -- Great Britain. | Singers -- Great Britain. | Women singers -- Great Britain. | London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 18th century. | Amusements -- England -- London -- 18th century.
Form/Genre:
Admission tickets. | Ephemera. | Etchings -- 1789. | Advertisements -- England -- London -- 1789.
Contributors:
Neagle, James, 1760?-1822, artist, engraver.