Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834

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Prince Hoare, English playwright and artist. Originally a painter, he ceased to exhibit after 1785, turning his attention to play writing. His best-known production, a farce titled, "No Song, No Supper," was first acted at Drury Lane Theatre in 1790.

From the description of Prince Hoare manuscript material : 5 items, 1790-1819 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 326881408

English artist and author.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Brighton, to Mr. Colburn, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270466284

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bath, to John Taylor, 1825 Oct. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270465887

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unidentified friend, 1823?. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270470534

Artist, author.

Prince Hoare was born in Bath, England, in 1755. His father was a painter. Prince Hoare became a noted painter of portraits and historical pictures. However, he turned to literature and wrote twenty plays in eleven years. Hoare died in Brighton on December 22, 1834.

From the description of Letter, 1826. (Florida State University). WorldCat record id: 50657800

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Henry Cline manuscript material : 1 item, 1803 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
referencedIn Autograph letter signed from Prince Hoare (1755-1834) to the committee of the Theatrical Fund, dated Brighton, February 14, 1826., February 14, 1826
referencedIn William Godwin manuscript material : 383 items, 1778-1836 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. Prince Hoare manuscript material : 5 items, 1790-1819 New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to Prince Hoare, [1803] Dec. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Extra-illustrated Life of Nollekens, 1708-1875, 1768-1836 Yale Center for British Art
creatorOf Storace, Stephen, 1762-1796. No song, no supper [microform] UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Autograph letter signed from John O'Keefe to Prince Hoare, May 30, 1799, May 30, 1799
referencedIn Autograph letter signed from Frederic Reynolds (1764-1841) to Prince Hoare (1755-1834), undated and negative, 1780s
referencedIn Early American playbills, 1750-1812. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library,
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, E-K. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Jordan, Dorothy, 1761-1816. The spoil'd child ballad opera collection, 1790-1792. University of Colorado Boulder
referencedIn Colman, George, 1762-1836,. Letters from George Colman to various recipients [manuscript], 1796-1830, 1861. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. The three and the deuce [microform]. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Bannister, John, 1760-1836,. Autograph letters signed from John Bannister to various people [manuscript], ca. 1795-1826. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letters signed (3) : Buckingham St., Fitzroy Square, one addressed to Prince Hoare, others to unidentified recipients, 1803 Jan. 2, 1805 Sept. 29 and 1805 Dec. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. Mahmoud [microform]. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Fuseli, Henry, 1741-1825. Henry Fuseli manuscript material : 1 items, ca. 1780's New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Letters transcribed by Tom Taylor from Benjamin Robert Haydon's autobiography, 1852. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Autograph letter signed : Broadstairs, to Mary Boyle, 1850 Oct. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. The cave of Trophonius [microform]. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Cline, Henry, 1750-1827. Henry Cline manuscript material : 1 item, 1803 New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Storace, Stephen, 1762-1796. The prize ballad opera collection, 1793-1798. University of Colorado Boulder
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. Autograph letter signed : Bath, to John Taylor, 1825 Oct. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Autograph letter signed from Frederic Reynolds (1764-1841) to Prince Hoare (1755-1834), undated and negative, 1780s
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. Autograph letter signed : Brighton, to Mr. Colburn, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. Letter, 1826. Florida State University
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. The Italian villagers [microform]. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1808-1888. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Godwin, William, 1756-1836. William Godwin manuscript material : 338 items, 1778-1836 New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. Indiscretion [microform] : a comedy in 5 acts / [Prince Hoare]. Indiana University
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unidentified friend, 1823?. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Murray, John, 1778-1843. John Murray letters, 1812-circa 1836. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. My grandmother [microform]. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. No song no supper ballad opera collection, 1790-1819. University of Colorado Boulder
creatorOf West, Benjamin, 1738-1820. Autograph letter signed : Newman Street [London], to P. Hoare, 1807 Jan. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. John Flaxman papers, 1770-1817. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Reynolds, Frederick, 1764-1841. Papers, 1780? Florida State University
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correspondedWith Bannister, John, 1760-1836, person
associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Cline, Henry, 1750-1827. person
associatedWith Colburn, Henry, d. 1855, person
associatedWith Colman, George, 1762-1836. person
associatedWith Combe, William, 1741-1823. person
associatedWith Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. person
associatedWith Drury Lane Theatre. corporateBody
associatedWith Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. person
associatedWith Fuseli, Henry, 1741-1825. person
associatedWith Godwin, William, 1756-1836 person
correspondedWith Haydon, Benjamin Robert, 1786-1846 person
associatedWith Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Hoare, William, 1707-1792. person
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Kelly, Michael, 1762-1826. person
associatedWith Murray, John, 1778-1843. person
correspondedWith Reynolds, Frederick, 1764-1841. person
associatedWith Sarti, Giuseppe, 1729-1802. person
associatedWith Shield, William, 1748-1829. person
associatedWith Storace, Stephen, 1762-1796. person
associatedWith Taylor, John, person
associatedWith Taylor, Tom, 1817-1880 person
associatedWith Upcott, William, 1779-1845 person
associatedWith West, Benjamin, 1738-1820. person
associatedWith Winston, James, 1773-1843. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Covent Garden (London, England)
Brighton (England)
Great Britain
Subject
Musicals--Librettos
Artists--19th century
Authors, English--19th century
Dramatists, English--19th century--Correspondence
Operas--Librettos
Occupation
Librettists
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Person

Birth 1755

Death 1834-12-22

Britons

English

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