[The dynasts] [graphic] / CR [monogram]. [1914]


[The dynasts] [graphic] / CR [monogram]. [1914]

Lithographic poster for a dramatic production of Thomas Hardy's play The dynasts: a drama of the Napoleonic Wars in three parts. The central image is of a large seated three-faced male with a scythe in one hand and a small toga-clad figure in the other hand. Along the bottom edge are five or six male figures engaged in battle and a fallen horse.

1 theatrical poster : lithograph, b&w ; image 61 x 48 cm., sheet 69 x 53 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7577957

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Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928

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English novelist. From the description of [Letter and photographs] / Thomas Hardy. [between 1891 and 1920?] (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 231686025 English poet and novelist. From the description of Letter, [1912 Apr. 23?], Max Gate, Dorchester [Dorsetshire, England], to [Edward] Clodd, [n.p.]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34364250 Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) was an English author. From the description of Tribute to Thoma...

Ricketts, Charles S., 1866-1931

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Ricketts designed this poster for Harley Granville-Barker's adaption of Hardy's play at the Kingsway Theatre in London (25 November 1914 - 7 January 1915). This is one of fifty proofs before lettering which were sold at the theatre; proceeds from the sale went to benefit the Soldier's Cigarette Fund. From the description of [The dynasts] [graphic] / CR [monogram]. [1914] (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 47248729 Epithet: artist and art collector; alias Jean Paul Raymo...