|Dates:||late 1700s - early 1800s|
|Quantity:||2.4 Linear feet (3 document boxes, 1 oversized box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of 416 different theatrical portraits and theatrical scenes, mostly of 18th century - early 19th century British origin. Pieces are taken from early editions of play magazines, newspapers, books, and portfolios. Specific names are available in the accession folder.|
Theatrical portraits were used as records of performance, insights into the society that produced them, and as works of art in their own right.
Arranged in alphabetical order.
Theatrical portraits, late 1700s - early 1800s. MS 2742. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.