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A Theatrical Candidate
A Theatrical Candidate
Date:
1797
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
34.4 x 25 cm (image)
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Object Type:
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2519
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Satire on the theatre and the famous actors of the day; a ragged and untalented actor appeals to a theatre manager, who lists his many defects, which are compared in turn to the defects of famous actors.