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  1. John Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection
    Collection

    The John Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection comprises some 1500 plates, each mounted on an individual card. Each card has a specially designed printed form mounted on the verso upon which Mr. Stewart inserted notes about the owner, designer, or subject of the plate. Besides bookplates, the collection contains book stamps and spine labels, especially from institutional librar...
  2. Carte Exacte du Cours du Nil
    Image | 1764

  3. Robert Baddeley as Canton in "Clandestine Marriage"
    Image | 1794

    Three-quarter-length. Seated, wearing spectacles.
  4. Portrait of Alexina Baker (nee Fisher)
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    Three-quarter-length standing
  5. Portrait of Matilda Baker (nee Vining)
    Image | 1823

    Half-length. Wearing small hat, necklace with pendant.
  6. Portrait of Sir Squire Bancroft
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    Three-quarter-length. Wearing monocle.
  7. Portrait of Lady Marie Bancroft (nee Wilton)
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    Half-length. Hair in braided in bun.
  8. Frank C. Bangs as the Sultan of Myra in "The Veteran"
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    Three-quarter length. Wearing jewelry and embroidered tunic, robe, and turban. Reproduction of a lithograph.
  9. Portrait of Charles Bannister
    Image | 1804

    Bust, profile. Tinted pink
  10. Portrait of Charles Bannister
    Image | 1787

    Half-length.
  11. Charles Bannister as Merlin in "Cymon"
    Image | 1778

    Whole-length. Wearing hat with plume, collar, cape, breeches
  12. Charles Bannister as Steady in "The Quaker"
    Image | 1804

    Half-length. Wearing tricorne hat
  13. Portrait of John Bannister
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    Half-length.
  14. Portrait of Frances Abington (nee Barton)
    Image | 1772

    Half-length, wearing glove in right hand only.
  15. Portrait of Frances Abington (nee Barton)
    Image | 1783

    Half-length. Wearing headdress with plumes.
  16. Portrait of Frances Abington (nee Barton)
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    Bust. Wearing necklace of pearls, hair braided.
  17. Portrait of Frances Abington (nee Barton)
    Image | 1797

    Half-length, looking through curtain.
  18. Frances Abington (nee Barton) as Corinna in "The Confederacy"
    Image | 1779

    Whole-length. Wearing dress with ornaments, headdress with plumes. With text: "O Lord, a letter!_is there ever a token in it?" Act 2.d, Scene 1st
  19. Frances Abington (nee Barton) as Estifania in "Rule a Wife and Have a Wife"
    Image | 1771

    Whole-length. Wearing green dress and holding pistol. Colored print.
  20. Frances Abington (nee Barton) as Lady Harriet in "The Funeral"
    Image | 1780

    Whole-length standing, head lowered. Wearing headdress with plumes
  21. Frances Abington (nee Barton) as Olivia in "Twelfth Night"
    Image | 1779

    Whole-length. Wearing long veil. With text: "Look you, Sir, such a one I wear." Act I, Scene 9
  22. Frances Abington (nee Barton) as Thalia
    Image | 1834

    Whole-length standing to left of draped pedestal, mask in right hand.
  23. John Bannister as Colonel Feignwell in "A Bold Stroke for a Wife"
    Image | 1819

    Half-length. Arms folded.
  24. John Bannister as Don Whiskerandos in "The Critic"
    Image | 1807

    Whole-length. Wearing hat with plume, breeches, cape.
  25. John Bannister as Zaphna in "Mahomet"
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    Whole-length. Wearing turban with plume. Print colored in green. With text: "What means this lake of blood that lies before me!" Act 4, Scene 3. In color.
  26. Francis Aickin or James Aickin as Young Bevil in "Conscious Lovers"
    Image | 1778

    Whole-length portrait. Wearing breeches, waistcoat, coat, sword, and shoes with buckles
  27. Portrait of Edward Alleyn
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    Whole-length portrait. Wearing hat, ruff and heavy robe with fur trim.
  28. Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel) as St. Cecelia
    Image | 1838

    Whole-length. Long, flowing hair
  29. Emily Coote Bindon (married name Talbot) as Miss Hoyden in "A Trip to Scarborough"
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    Whole-length. Wearing hat tied under chin and long sash at waist.
  30. Portrait of William Rufus Blake
    Image | 1870

    Bust. Wearing high collar, pin on cravat. Signed in pencil: "William Rufus Blake.Private Plate, only 15 impressions printed."
  31. William Henry West Betty as Selim in "Barbarossa"
    Image | 1804

    Whole-length. With text: "Master Betty, Surnamed Young Roscius. In the Character of Selim on his first appearance at Covent Garden Theatre on Sat. Dec. 1, 1804. If thou dar'st, Now view me..Hear me, Tyrant! While with voice more terrible than Thunder, I proclaim that he who aim'd the Dagger at thy Heart is Selim! Vide Barbarossa Act 4, Scene 1."
  32. William Henry West Betty as Selim in "Barbarossa"
    Image | 1804

    Whole-length. Colored print. With text: "In the Character of Selim on his first appearance at Covent Garden Theatre on Sat. Dec. 1, 1804. If thou dar'st, Now view me..Hear me, Tyrant! While with voice more terrible than Thunder, I proclaim that he who aim'd the Dagger at thy Heart is Selim! Vide Barbarossa Act 4, Scene 1."
  33. William Henry West Betty as Alexander in "Alexander the Great"
    Image | 1818

    Whole-length. Wearing helmet with plume, cape, sandals and body armor. Engraved for Theatrical Inquisitor. With text: "When each immortal on the billows rode, and I myself appear'd the leading God." Act II, Scene 1.
  34. William Henry West Betty as Frederick in "Lovers' Vows"
    Image | 1804

    Whole-length. Wearing cape, tall boots. With text: "The Extraordinary Phenomenon of 1804. Called the Young Roscius. Born 13th September 1791."
  35. William Henry West Betty as Hamlet in "Hamlet"
    Image | 1805

    Half-length. Wearing high, ruffled collar and pendant on ribbon around neck. Text in German: "Betty genannt der jung Roscius"
  36. William Henry West Betty as Hamlet in "Hamlet"
    Image | 1804

    Half-length. With long hair.
  37. William Henry West Betty as Norval Douglas in "Douglas"
    Image | 1804

    Whole-length. Wearing cape, hat with plume. With text: "May Heav'n inspire some fierce gigantic Dane to give a bold defiance to our host! Before he speaks it out I will accept