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  1. Ann Spranger Barry (nee Street) as Athenais in "Theodosius"
    Image | 1776

    Whole-length. Wearing crown and feathers, dress embellished with bows. In color. With text: "So my Veranes till my death comes on, Shall sad Eudosia thy dear loss bemoan." Act V, Scene 1.
  2. Ann Spranger Barry (nee Street) as Athenais in "Theodosius"
    Image | 1778

    Whole-length. Wearing crown and feathers, dress embellished with bows. With text: "So my Veranes till my death comes on, Shall sad Eudosia thy dear loss bemoan." Act V, Scene
  3. Ann Spranger Barry (nee Street) as Sir Harry Wildair in "The Constant Couple"
    Image | 1777

    holding letter in right hand. Colored print. With text: "'Sdeath I'm afraid I've mistaken the House." Act II, Scene 2.
  4. Ann Spranger Barry (nee Street) as Sir Harry Wildair in "The Constant Couple"
    Image | 1777

    holding letter in right hand. With text: "'Sdeath I'm afraid I've mistaken the House." Act II, Scene 2.
  5. Ann Spranger Barry (nee Street) as Sir Harry Wildair in "The Constant Couple"
    Image | 1779

    Small whole-length. With text: "They are the prettiest Castagnets in the World." Act II, Scene 1.
  6. Ann Spranger Barry (nee Street) as Sir Harry Wildair in "The Constant Couple"
    Image | 1777

    Small, whole-length. With text: "Here is a nest of the prettiest goldfinches that ever chirp'd in a cage." Act II, Scene 2.
  7. Ann Spranger Barry (nee Street) when Mrs. Crawford as Mariamne in "Mariamne"
    Image | 1794

    Whole-length. Wearing flowing gown, headdress. With text: "I wish my Innocence." Act I, Scene 6.
  8. Ann Barrymore (nee Adams) in costume
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    Whole-length. In costume, perhaps as Maria Grazia in "The Brigand," with pistol and rifle.
  9. Jane Barsanti as Estifania in "Rule a Wife and Have a Wife"
    Image | 1777

    Whole-length. Holding jewel case. With text: "See how if sparkes -- like an old lady's eyes" Act IV, Scene !
  10. Jane Barsanti as Helena in "Midsummer Night's Dream"
    Image | 1776

    Whole-length. Wearing feathers, flowers, and jewelry in hair. With text: "And will you rent our ancient Love asunder to join with Men in scorning your poor Friend?" Act III, Scene 2.
  11. Portrait of Kate Josephine Bateman and Ellen Douglas Bateman
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    Whole-length. Leaning on pedestals.
  12. Kate Josephine Bateman as Leah in "Leah, the Forsaken"
    Image | 1864

    Three-quarter-length. Long hair, hands clasped at throat.
  13. Portrait of Miss Bellchambers
    Image | 1812

    Half-length. Wearing low neck gown, drape across right shoulder.
  14. Robert Bensley as Barbarossa and Maria Macklin as Irene in "Barbarossa"
    Image | 1777

    male figure in background. With text: "Off frantic wretch!" (Play is spelled "Barberossa")
  15. William Henry West Betty as Warwick and Harriet Siddons (nee Murray) as Lady Gray in a scene from "The Earl of Warwick"
    Image | 1806

    Whole-length portrait. Warwick seated leaning on left arm to right, Lady Gray to left bending over him. With text: "Warwick: 'Wilt thou indeed? Then I shall die in peace.' Eliz: 'Yet thou may'st live.'"
  16. William Henry West Betty as Norval Douglas and Harriet Litchfield (nee Hay) as Lady Randolph in a scene from "Douglas"
    Image | 1806

    Lady Randolph supporting the wounded Young Norval Douglas. With text: "Douglas: 'Do not despair, I feel a little faintness! I hope it will not last.'" Act V, Scene 1.
  17. Portrait of Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel)
    Image | 1838

    Half-length. Short hair. With text: "From a Miniature by Pope in the possession of the Garrick Club."
  18. Portrait of Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel)
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    hair in tight curls hanging over shoulders.
  19. Portrait of Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel)
    Image | 1801

    Half-length. Wearing headdress with plumes.
  20. Portrait of Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel)
    Image | 1807

    Half-length. Wearing headdress with plumes. Printed in sepia.
  21. Portrait of Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel)
    Image | 1802

    Bust. In color.
  22. Portrait of Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel)
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    Bust. In medallion irradiated frame, hanging on base with two small figures of the muses. Name in scroll below.
  23. Portrait of Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel)
    Image | 1792

    Bust. Veil hanging from head down back.
  24. Portrait of Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel)
    Image | 1790

    long, curly hair. With text: "Mrs. Billington in 1790"
  25. Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel) as Mandane in "Artaxerxes"
    Image | 1788

    Whole-length. Wearing large headdress with plumes. With text: "Let not rage, thy Bosom firing, Pity's softer claim remove." Act III, Scene 2.
  26. Elizabeth Billington (nee Weichsel) as Mandane in "Artaxerxes"
    Image | 1801

    Whole-length. In outdoor setting. Wearing headdress with plumes.