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  • Event:

    PRETTY GIRL MILKING HER COW, THE, BALLAD

    COLLEEN BAWN, THE

  • Person: artist : Blatchly, W. D., Mr.
  • Date: 1860 (circa)
  • Brief description: Original lithograph, title page for the sheet music for THE PRETTY GIRL MILKING HER COW, a ballad "As Sung by Mrs. Dion Boucicault in Colleen Bawn". The ballad was sung during the performances of THE COLLEEN BAWN at the Theatre Royal, New Adelphi in London in September 1860, and during earlier productions in 1860 in the United States, but the ballad predates Boucicault's play.
  • Identifier: UKC-CALB-COL-MUS-LDNADL.F190359
  • Theatre: Theatre Royal, Adelphi, Strand & Westminster & London & England
  • Subject keyword: lithograph & ballad & drama

Further Details

  • Accession Number: F190359
  • Event:

    PRETTY GIRL MILKING HER COW, THE, BALLAD

    COLLEEN BAWN, THE

  • Organisation:

    printer : Kell Brothers, Lithographers, Castle Street, Holborn, London

    publisher : A. Hammond and Co. (late Jullien), 214, Regent Street, and 45, King Street, London

  • Associated people: artist : Blatchly, W. D., Mr.
  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: music title page
  • Identity code: UKC/CALB/COL/MUS/LDN ADL : F190359
  • Location: Special Collections' Store
  • Notes: The black and white lithograph depicts a scene from THE COLLEEN BAWN, with Eily, the Colleen Bawn, sitting outside her cottage darning socks while being approached by Anne Chute. The artist is W. D. Blatchly, printed by the Kell Brothers, Lithographers, Castle Street, Holborn, London.
  • Part:

    Boucicault Collection

    Calthrop Boucicault Collection

  • Condition: 3
  • Dimensions: 375 x 250 mm
  • Medium: black ink on paper
  • Item note: The print is mounted on a backing susceptible to a pinkish mould, which has spread to the print itself.
  • Date: 1860 (circa)
  • Theatre: Theatre Royal, Adelphi, Strand & Westminster & London & England
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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