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Richard Brinsley Sheridan ('A peep behind the curtain at Drury Lane')

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Richard Brinsley Sheridan ('A peep behind the curtain at Drury Lane'), by James Sayers, published by  Thomas Cornell, published 14 January 1780 - NPG D9542 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Richard Brinsley Sheridan ('A peep behind the curtain at Drury Lane')

by James Sayers, published by Thomas Cornell
etching and aquatint, published 14 January 1780
7 5/8 in. x 6 3/4 in. (194 mm x 171 mm) plate size; 8 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. (216 mm x 191 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1905
Reference Collection
NPG D9542


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  • Thomas Cornell (active 1780-1792). Artist associated with 59 portraits.
  • James Sayers (1748-1823), Artist. Artist associated with 188 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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