Howorth's Double Show. Grand Hibernica, Irish and American tourists

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

[1880s]

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 111-120

GUSN

GUSN-199181

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Description

An advertisement for Howorth's Double Show, a traveling comedy company. The image is a humorous poster with excellent caricatures.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caricatures
comedy (genre)
actors
performances (entertainment events)
advertisements
prints (visual works)
chromolithographs

Additional Identification Number

Prints and Engravings Collection Number 115OVR

Physical Description

1 chromolithograph

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

GC002.02.115

Date Notes

[late 1880s]

Image Dimensions

22 x 27 3/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

From Jewett House, 1986

Record Details

Originator

Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Lithographer)

Material Type

prints (visual works)
chromolithographs

Restrictions

Very poor and very fragile. Colors excellent. Tears in many places. Major tear top center 11.5" down. Needs to be pressed flat.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 111-120