H.M.S. Pinafore poster

Title

H.M.S. Pinafore poster

Subject

H.M.S. Pinafore, W. S. Gilbert, Arthur Sullivan, Metropolitan Litho. Studios, New York, Philadelphia Church Choir Pinafore Company

Description

Black and white lithograph poster featuring ten separate images of characters from H.M.S. Pinafore. Top row: Captain Corcoran, Hebe, Bill Bobstay, Sir Joseph Porter, Josephine; bottom row: seven female relatives, Ralph Rackstraw, Little Buttercup, Dick Deadeye, a marine and Tom Tucker. Based on photos of Philadelphia Church Choir Pinafore Company.

Creator

Metropolitan Litho. Studios, New York

Source

David & Annabelle Stone Gilbert & Sullivan Collection

Publisher

Metropolitan Litho. Studios, New York

Date

1879

Rights

Public domain. There are no known restrictions.

Format

Stock advertising poster

Identifier

3.7.4

Physical Dimensions

29-1/2 x 24-3/4 inches, framed

Files

3.7.4.jpg

Citation

Metropolitan Litho. Studios, New York, “H.M.S. Pinafore poster,” Gilbert & Sullivan 2017, accessed October 4, 2023, https://gilbertandsullivan2017.gmu.edu/items/show/873.

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