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    • [Scene from Taming of the shrew - act V, sc. 2] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Taming of the shrew. Act 5. Scene 2, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Katherina, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Petruchio (Taming of the shrew), depicted.;...
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Artist: Style of this watercolor differs from the majority of items attributed to Wright in the FSL collection. – Item is labeled on the mat with artist, play title, act and scene division and quotation. A...
    • William Faversham as Jim Carston in [Royle's] The squaw man Sarony.

    • Faversham, William, 1868-1940, depicted.;Faversham, William, 1868-1940 – Performances, depicted.;Royle, Edwin Milton, 1862-1942. Squaw man, depicted.;Royle, Edwin Milton, 1862-1942 – Characters – Captain James Wynnegate, depicted.; Wynnegate,...
    • This record contains unverified data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance. – Title from pencil note on Folger copy. – Date range based on production of The squaw man starring William...
    • Booth

    • Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893, depicted.; Actors – 19th century, depicted.
    • This record contains unverified data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance.
    • Very old photograph of William Faversham / Elite.

    • Faversham, William, 1868-1940, depicted.; Actors – 19th century, depicted.
    • This record contains unverified data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance. – Title from ink note on Folger copy. – Date range based on sitter's approximate age in photograph.
    • Edwin Booth as Shylock [Victor Moblard].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merchant of Venice, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Shylock, depicted.;Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893, depicted.;Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 – Performances, depicted.; Shylock (Fictitious...
    • This record contains unverifiable data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance. – Title from label below portrait. Vignette, bust portrait to right, wearing a cap and a beard. Unsigned....
    • [Illustrations to Shakespeare - small rectangle series] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Comedy of errors. Act 4. Scene 4, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Taming of the shrew. Act 4. Scene 3, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Taming of the shrew. Act 3. Scene 2,...
    • Collection title devised by cataloger. – All of the items except for those bound in ART Vol. d98 have been removed from their former mats or backings. ART Vol. d98 no.1, 4, 5, 10, 17, 18 have brown ink labels and a brown ink signature on the...
    • Illustrations of Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra [Frank Howard].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Antony and Cleopatra, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Antony, depicted.;Antonius, Marcus, 83?-30 B.C. – In literature, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters –...
    • 21 designs for 13 etchings. Items are attached to paper, beneath some of the designs the resulting etching is also attached. Labels with act, scene and quotation are attached to most, apparently by the bookseller. Items are numbered but unsigned....
    • Lewis James

    • James, Louis, 1842-1910, depicted.; Actors – 19th century, depicted.;Actors – 20th century, depicted.
    • Title derived from penned note below image on Folger copy. – This record contains unverified data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance.
    • John Fawcett as Whimsiculo in Thomas Dibdin's The cabinet Kelly.

    • Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841. Cabinet, depicted.;Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841 – Characters – Whimsiculo, depicted.;Fawcett, Mr. (John), 1768-1837 – Performances, depicted.;Fawcett, Mr. (John), 1768-1837, depicted.; Whimsiculo (Fictitious...
    • Artist: Unable to identify 'Kelly' as a specific artist in reference sources. – Full figure port., standing to left, looking front, whip in right hand, left hand on hip, holding hat. In pencil, bottom center 'Fawsett [sic.] as Grumio/Taming of...
    • Olivia's garden, a scene from Twelfth night / [George Cruikshank, likely artist].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Twelfth night. Act 3. Scene 4, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Malvolio, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Maria (Twelfth night), depicted.;Shakespeare,...
    • Artist: Artist attribution from signature and bookseller. The subject, however is not listed in any of the catalogs of Cruikshank's works (Reid, Cohn, and Widener). – Provenance: Item was purchased by the Folgers from Maggs Bros. May 28, 1925....
    • Emma Eames as Juliet in the opera Romeo & Juliet [by Gounod] / Aimé Dupont.

    • Eames, Emma, 1865-1952, depicted.;Eames, Emma, 1865-1952 – Performances, depicted.;Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893. Roméo et Juliette, depicted.;Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893 – Characters – Juliet, depicted.; Juliet (Fictitious character),...
    • This record contains unverified data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance. – Title in ink on Folger copy.
    • [Three heads, on a self portrait] [Arthur Rackham].

    • Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, depicted.; Witches, depicted.
    • On blue machine-wove paper which has been split from the back of an illustration board by the Conservation lab. Erased from the center of the paper is a pencil notation which referred to the subject of the watercolor from which this sheet was...
    • Illustrations of Shakespeare's Julius Ceasar [Frank Howard].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Julius Caesar, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Antony, depicted.;Antonius, Marcus, 83?-30 B.C. – In literature, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Marcus...
    • 13 designs for 9 etchings. Items are attached to paper, beneath the designs the resulting or corresponding etching is also attached. Typed labels with act, scene and quotation are attached to most, apparently by the bookseller. Items are numbered...
    • Illustrations of Shakespeare's Midsummer night's dream [Frank Howard].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Midsummer night's dream, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Titania, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Bottom, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 –...
    • 22 designs for 16 etchings. Items are attached to paper, beneath some of the designs the resulting etching is also attached. Labels with act, scene and quotation are attached to most, apparently by the bookseller. Items are numbered but unsigned....
    • Macbeth and the murderers

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Macbeth, depicted.;Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent. – In literature, depicted.
    • Artist: According to Mrs. Folger's file and case list information the drawing was sold to the Folgers as being the work of George Cattermole. Due to a lack of identifiable style or signature, and to the confusion with provenance (see below), work...
    • [Illustrations to Shakespeare - group scenes (tableaux)] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merchant of Venice, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. As you like it, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Love's labour's lost,...
    • Collection title devised by cataloger. – All but one or two of the drawings were glued to a backing, which has since been removed (with the exception of the items bound in ART Vol. d98, some of which are still matted). Most of these backings bore...
    • Timon of Athens, act IV, scene III, Timon, Alcibiades, Phrynia & Timandra [William Westall].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Timon of Athens. Act 4. Scene 3, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Timon, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Phrynia, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616...
    • Title derived from penned note on mat. – Artist: Bookseller attributed drawing to Richard Westall, the older brother of William. The picture, however, concentrates on the landscape of the scene and minimalizes the figures. If it is by a Westall...
    • King Henry IV, pt. 1, act V, scene 1 Arthur Rackham.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Henry IV. Part 1. Act V. Scene 1, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Falstaff, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – King Henry IV, depicted.;Henry IV, King of...
    • History: There is no evidence that this drawing was ever published. Another watercolor of a similar subject, showing King Henry VIII and courtiers, is owned by Columbia University (#C17 in their catalog: The Centenary of Arthur Rackham's Birth ......
    • Boothroyd Fairclough as Shylock / [Felix Darley].

    • Fairclough, Boothroyd, 1824 or 5-1911 – Performances, depicted.;Fairclough, Boothroyd, 1824 or 5-1911, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merchant of Venice. Act 1. Scene 3, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters –...
    • History: This depiction of Shylock is identical to one found reproduced as a photogravure in the 'Darley Gallery of Shakespearean Illustration'. In the Gallery, however, Shylock is shown with Antonio and Bassanio (Merchant of Venice Act I, Sc. 3)...

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