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Portrait of Frances Abington (nee Barton)
Portrait of Frances Abington (nee Barton)
ID NumberA149-01
TitlePortrait of Frances Abington (nee Barton)
Date1779
PlayZingis
SubjectAbington, Mrs., (Frances Barton), 1737-1815
Actors
Costume
Theater--History--18th century--Pictorial works
Women in the theater
TypeEngravings
DimensionsMounted sheet 4 x 6 3/4 inches
TechniqueEngraving
Etching
CreatorDodd, D.
Cook, T.
PublisherFielding & Walker
DescriptionWhole-length. Hands clasped, wearing dress with rose embellishments and ruffles. With text: "Oh that dear Sparta! Their Women had a Noble Magna Charta."
RightsThese images are made available for educational use only and may not be used for any non-educational or commercial purpose. Approved educational uses include faculty research, teaching, and student projects. If interested in obtaining higher resolution images for your research or a publication, please contact dcc@library.illinois.edu. Fees may apply.
Physical CollectionUniversity of Illinois Theatrical Print Collection
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
CollectionPortraits of Actors, 1720-1920, University of Illinois Library
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