Related Objects
Current Location:
Section 10 (VS) -> Middle Shelf (VS10)
Location Notes:
IDC; Vertical Storage; Section 10; Middle Shelf

Mr. Squire Bancroft as Triplet in "Masks and Faces"

Artwork
Identifier:
2016.7.12
Artist:
Gebbie & Husson Co.
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Giclée Digital Print (Original engraving is in the GVSU Permanent Collection)
Date:
circa 1888
Dimensions:
Artworks -
Description:
Black and white print of a man dressed in a long black jacket holding a newspaper. He gestures towards a painting of a woman in a bonnet. From Act III Scene III.
Historical Context:
Masks and Faces is a British historical comedy play written by Charles Reade and Tom Taylor which was first performed in 1852. The following year, to capitalize on the play's success Reade wrote a novel Peg Woffington which was also a major hit.