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    • A perpetuall almanack ... [for the years 1660-1687] / RP.

    • Time, depicted.;Skeletons – 17th century, depicted.;Coats of arms – 17th century, depicted.
    • Nagler, Die monogrammisten lists Robert Peake under the initials RP although Hind. Engr. in Eng. and DNB describe him only as a print seller. – Transpose the dominical letter beside the year to the letter of script at the bottom on the square. That...
    • [Portrait of a woman] / [A.B.].

    • Halkett, Anne, Lady, 1622-1699, depicted.
    • Half length portrait, to right, looking front, wearing a hood tied under chin. Initialed in ink, bottom right, "A.B./Delin./Anno/1706." – History: Unable to find similar rendering in FSL sources for portraits. – Provenance: The volume in which the...
    • Mr. Barry Sullivan as Richard III M. Stretch.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Richard III, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – King Richard III, depicted.;Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485 – In literature, depicted.;Sullivan, Barry (Thomas Barry), 1821-1891 –...
    • Artist: Stretch was a figure and humorous artist who worked for magazines. – Full figure, to left, standing, looking to right, sword in right hand. Title taken from blue pencil writing underneath drawing. Signed M. Stretch Oct. 18th, 1876. –...
    • 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 – Cleopatra,...
    • 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. –...
    • Madame Pasta as Desdemona in the opera of Otello [by Verdi]

    • Pasta, Giuditta Maria Costanza, 1797-1865, depicted.;Pasta, Giuditta Maria Costanza, 1797-1865 – Performances, depicted.;Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Otello, depicted.;Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 – Characters – Desdemona, depicted.; Desdemona...
    • Plate to Eber's Seven Years of the King's Theatre, 1828. – Cf. Harvard Cat. of Dram. Port., vol.3, p.304. – "In 1826 [Ainsworth] entered into the publishing business with John Ebers, an established publisher who was also manager of the Italian...
    • 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 Brutus,...
    • 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 – Characters –...
    • 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. –...
    • Hamlet [acted by J. Henderson] Cs. Bretherton Jr.

    • Henderson, John, 1747-1785 – Performances, depicted.;Henderson, John, 1747-1785, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Hamlet, depicted.; Hamlet (Legendary character),...
    • This record contains unverified data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance. – Not listed in either Harvard or British Museum Catalogues. – Formerly incorrectly attributed to James...
    • Ransford

    • Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876, depicted.; Actors – 19th century, depicted.;Sailors – 19th century, depicted.
    • Full length portrait, standing, front, looking left. Right hand on hip, two guns holstered on belt, wearing long sideburns and a hat, the costume of a pirate or a sailor (19th century). Title from pencil note in bottom left corner of Folger copy....

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