For the benefit of Mr. Walker [graphic] / A.M. Ireland sculpt.

Published/Created:
[London]
[S. Ireland]
[1794]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and engraving on wove paper ; plate mark 115 x 135 mm, on sheet 155 x 237 mm
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Page from: Ireland, S. Graphic illustrations of Hogarth ... 1794, vol. i, p. 58.
Gift of Joseph Verner Reed (Yale 1926) to the Yale Library, 1958. Portions were transferred to Lewis Walpole Library 1960. For other items from this gift refer to Beinecke Library's GEN MSS 1000.
Abstract:
Copy of a print by J. Sympson, Junr., after W. Hogarth's design. A benefit ticket illustrated with a stage scene from John Gay's 'The Beggar's Opera': a prison scene with three men standing and two women on their knees; print after a forgery purporting to be a benefit ticket for Thomas Walker for his performance as Macheath; illustration to Ireland's 'Graphic Illustrations of Hogarth'.
Associated Names:
Ireland, Anna Maria [Printmaker]
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 [Artist]
Topics:
Gay, John, 1685-1732
Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958
Steevens, George, 1736-1800
Topics:
Sympson, Joseph, -1736
Language:
English
Genre:
Book illustrations
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1794
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Hogarth 794.00.00.49 Box 120
Orbis Record:
11415874
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr22730
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16034985
PID:
digcoll:2810911