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  • Event:

    KING JOHN

    TIMOUR THE TARTAR

  • Person:

    author : Shakespeare, William, Mr., 1564-1616

    actor : Young, Mr.

    actor : Mears, Mr.

    actor : Foote, Miss

    actor : Vining, Mrs.

    costume designer : Palmer, Mr.

    costume designer : Egan, Miss

    properties : Bradwell, Mr.

    author : Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), Mr., 1775-1818

    actor : Farley, Mr.

    actor : Boden, H., Miss

    actor : Fawcett, Mr.

    actor : Love, Miss

    composer : King, M. P. (Matthew Peter), Mr., 1773-1823

    scene painter : Grieve, Mr.

    scene painter : Grieve, T., Mr.

    scene painter : Grieve, W., Mr.

    machinery : Saul, Mr.

    decorations : Bradwell, Mr.

    decorations : Bradwell, W., Mr.

    costume designer : Palmer, Mr.

    costume designer : Egan, Miss

    director : Farley, Mr.

  • Date: 28.11.1823 = 4.12.1823
  • Brief description: Playbill advertising KING JOHN and TIMOUR THE TARTAR at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, 28 November 1823.
  • Identifier: UKC-POS-LDNCOV.0595188
  • Theatre: Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, Bow Street & Westminster & London & England
  • Subject keyword:

    tragedy & historical drama & kings

    melodrama

Further Details

  • Accession Number: 0595188
  • Acquisition price: £7.00
  • Event:

    KING JOHN

    TIMOUR THE TARTAR

  • Content note: "With an attention to costume never equalled on the English stage. Every character will appear in the precise habit of the period: the whole of the dresses and decorations being executed from indisputable authorities, such as monumental effigies, seals, illuminated MSS, &c."
  • Associated people:

    author : Shakespeare, William, Mr., 1564-1616

    actor : Young, Mr.

    actor : Mears, Mr.

    actor : Foote, Miss

    actor : Vining, Mrs.

    costume designer : Palmer, Mr.

    costume designer : Egan, Miss

    properties : Bradwell, Mr.

    author : Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), Mr., 1775-1818

    actor : Farley, Mr.

    actor : Boden, H., Miss

    actor : Fawcett, Mr.

    actor : Love, Miss

    composer : King, M. P. (Matthew Peter), Mr., 1773-1823

    scene painter : Grieve, Mr.

    scene painter : Grieve, T., Mr.

    scene painter : Grieve, W., Mr.

    machinery : Saul, Mr.

    decorations : Bradwell, Mr.

    decorations : Bradwell, W., Mr.

    costume designer : Palmer, Mr.

    costume designer : Egan, Miss

    director : Farley, Mr.

  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: playbill
  • Identity code: UKC/POS/LDN COV : 0595188
  • Notes: Also advertising the forthcoming plays THE CABINET, KING JOHN, TIMOUR THE TARTAR, CORTEZ and THE MAN OF THE WORLD, mentioning actors.
  • Part: Playbill Collection
  • Condition: 3
  • Dimensions: 345 x 218 mm
  • Medium: black ink on paper
  • Physicaldescript summary: some damage to bottom right corner
  • Date: 28.11.1823 = 4.12.1823
  • Organisation: printer : W. Reynolds, London
  • Theatre: Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, Bow Street & Westminster & London & England
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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