Mrs. Siddons and her Son in the Tragedy of Isabella.
London Published June 1.st 1785 by Wm. Hamilton Dean Street Soho & Ja.s Caldwall Angel Court Great Windmill Street Piccadilly.
Engraving and etching. Plate 660 x 470mm. 26 x 18½". Few nicks in margin and repairs.
The two figures in character on the stage, Mrs Siddons holding the boy's hand before a doorway. Born Sarah Kemble (1755-1831) she married William Siddons in 1773 when only 18. Henry Siddons, born 1774, became an actor and then a writer.
See BM: R,10.74. Harvard Vol.IV, 76: p.61.
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