Performer and Role: Charles Dance as Wat Dreary, Richard Dennis as Crook-Fingered Jack
Chichester Festival Theatre
In pencil, top left: "Wat Dreary; Mr Charles Dance". In pencil, top right: "Crook Fingered Jack; Mr Richard Dennis". In pencil, bottom left: "needs a black coat and boots". In pencil, bottom right: "Beggars Opera; Chichester 72; Daphne Dare".
Drawing depicts two men who turning away from each other. The man on the left wears a tan, collarless coat with a brown waistcoat, shirt, brown breeches, sagging stockings and dark shoes. The man wears a brown tricorne hat. The man on the right wears a black tricorne hat and black cape over a brownish-beige ensemble with belt at waist and knee-high boots. Drawing suggests he may have a pistol and sword. The pencil drawing is reinforced with black ink and tinted with watercolor washes.