Title: Fragments of two plays from John Bell's British theatre
Physical Details: Clipping : 8 p. : ill. ; 15 x 09 cm.
Description: Fragments of two plays published as part of John Bell's series titled British theatre.
The plays are: The Grecian daughter by Arthur Murphy; and Isabella, or The fatal marriage by Thomas Southerne.
For each play the Archives has: the title page, the list of characters, and an engraved illustration of Sarah Siddons in the title role (Euphrasia and Isabella). Additionally, there is a page of the prologue to The Grecian daughter, and a page with the heading "Advertisement."
Verso of illustration of Mrs. Siddons as Isabella is stamped: De Forest Art Library.
Forms part of: Augustus F. de Forest papers, 1852-1946
Rights Statement: U.S. public domain
Citation Information: Fragments of two plays from John Bell's British theatre, 1792. Augustus F. de Forest papers, 1852-1946. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 13729