Sir John Brute : Provoked Wife
Sadler & Green Liverpool Delft-ware; framed (54x16.4) in a group of four
"MR GARRICK" (title above); "in the Character of SR JOHN BRUTE" (caption below)
Bequeathed to the Garrick Club by Bertram Bloch of New York, 1994
Gift 960 [Tiles (8) printed with theatrical figures]
M0129 - M0136
The source print is not illustrated in Kalman A Burmin and Philip H Highfill Jr. "John Bell, Patron of British Theatrical Portraits in His Editions of Bell's Shakespeare and Bell's British Theatre." Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale and Edwardsville, 1998
One of a collection of eight delft-ware tiles printed with theatrical figures. The designs are reversed copies of the prints made for "Bell's British Theatre" with a decorative border added and the titles modified.