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Grimaldi's Leap Frog in the Comic Pantomime of the Golden Fish

1812 (printed)

Heath, W.

Height: 26.5 cm, Width: 36 cm

S.1339-2014 T&P

Hand coloured engraving showing Grimaldi's Leap Frog in the Comic Pantomime of the Golden Fish, drawn and etched by W. Heath, published by T. Palser Lambeth 1812

Hand coloured engraving showing the English actor, comedian and dancer Joseph Grimaldi (1778 – 1837) enticing a large frog to leap over his back. He is shown first offering the frog a silver dish, then crouching as the frog jumps onto his shoulders.

Hand coloured engraving showing Grimaldi's Leap Frog in the Comic Pantomime of the Golden Fish, drawn and etched by W. Heath, published by T. Palser Lambeth 1812. Showing the English actor, comedian, and dancer Joseph Grimaldi (1778 - 1837).

Location: In Storage

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