1874 Wood Engraving Art Scene Clancarty Olympic Theatre Ada Cavendish Stage YTG9


"Scene from 'Clancarty' at the Olympic Theatre"

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of an illustration that portrays English actor Henry Gartside Neville (1837-1910) dressed in costume for his role as Lord Clancarty and English actress Ada Cavendish (1839-1895) dressed in costume for her role as Lady Clancarty performing onstage during the Third Act of the play entitled, "Clancarty", by Tom Taylor (1817-1880), at the Royal Olympic Theatre in Westminster, London, England during the Victorian era.


This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Light surface rub - right margin. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 13.25 x 10.75 inches; 34 x 27 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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