"Philaster" Act 1 Scene 6, Miss Hopkins in the Character of Arethusa.
Yes - I must have thy Kingdoms - must have thee! /
Roberts del. ; Thornthwaite sc.
|Main Creator:||Thornthwaite, J., b. ca. 1740., engraver.|
Elizabeth Hopkins, afterward Mrs Sharp, (b. 1756), actress and sister of Mrs Priscilla Kemble ; whole-length, standing, face turned and looking to left, hair dressed high withplumes, hands outstretched to right in crinoline.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.], January 1st, 1778.
In-house number: PA 1060.
Published for Bell's "British Theatre", January 1st, 1778.
Physical description: 1 print : line ; image 13.9 x 9.2 cm., sheet 17.1 x 10.2 cm., cropped within plate mark.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : p. 100.
Attributed to J. Thornthwaite, (1740-), after an original drawing by James Roberts, (1725-1799).
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