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Print, Ticket for Walker Benefit in Covent Garden Theater

This is a Print. It was after William Hogarth and print maker: A.M. Ireland. It is dated 1794 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is etching on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George A. Kubler. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler.

Its dimensions are

Plate: 11.4 × 13.3 cm (4 1/2 × 5 1/4 in.) Paper: 22.8 × 15.1 cm (9 in. × 5 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed, lower left: ". Hogarth, in."; lower right: "J. Sympson, Inv. Sculp."; along lower margin: "Theater Royal/Covent Garden." On upper part a banderole wit hinscription: "For the Benefit of M. Walker."

Cite this object as

Print, Ticket for Walker Benefit in Covent Garden Theater; Print Maker: A.M. Ireland ; Ireland; etching on paper; Plate: 11.4 × 13.3 cm (4 1/2 × 5 1/4 in.) Paper: 22.8 × 15.1 cm (9 in. × 5 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler; 1949-152-79

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