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    • Hamlet [a set of 121 original drawings] John Austen.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters, depicted.
    • Drawings for an edition of Hamlet by William Shakespeare, published by Selwyn and Blount, London, 1922. Numbers 42-57 each have 5 small drawings mounted on one backing. Many drawings are signed "John Austen", some "J.A." Drawings vary widely in...
    • [Illustrations to Merry wives of Windsor] Hu. Thomson.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merry wives of Windsor, depicted.
    • Title devised by cataloger. – History: Drawings were designed as illustrations to a gift book edition of Merry wives of Windsor which was published by William Heineman in 1910. The volume was printed with 40 illustrations which were reproduced as...
    • [Illustrations to As you like it] Hu. Thomson.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. As you like it, depicted.
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Artist: Identification from signature and bookseller. Thomson was a noted watercolor artist and illustrator. He illustrated the works of Austen, Burney and J. M. Barrie, among others, and contributed illustrations to...
    • 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. –...
    • Haunts of Shakespeare P.B.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Homes and haunts, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Birthplace, depicted.;Hathaway, Anne, 1556?-1623 – Homes and haunts, depicted.;Shakespeare, Mary, d. 1608 – Homes and haunts, depicted.;...
    • Date range based on style of drawings and on artist's dates of activity. – 3 sets of 8 drawings each of houses, public buildings, etc., connected with the life of Shakespeare. Title taken from labels on portfolios from which items have been...
    • [Costume designs for the 1906 Viola Allen production of Cymbeline]

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Cymbeline, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters, depicted.
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Some drawings signed: Tom Heslewood. – Information about the production derived by comparison with photographs taken of the play. – Drawings on board, boards have all been trimmed to a roughly uniform size, in many...
    • 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. –...
    • [King Lear, sixteen costume sketches]

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear – Costumes, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear – Characters, depicted.
    • Some drawings accompanied by swatches of material. – This record contains unverified data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance.; no. 15. Duke of Albany -- no. 16. Duke of Albany,...
    • [Costume designs for Byron's Werner] Seymour Lucas, 1887.

    • Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824. Werner – Costumes, depicted.
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Some pieces are signed. – Most drawings accompanied by swatches of material and separate sheets of paper with notes describing fabric type and color to be used for the costume depicted. – This record contains...
    • 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...
    • [Flowers from Shakespeare's garden] C [device].

    • Flowers – 20th century, depicted.
    • Title derived from the title of a published work reproducing these illustrations and more (40 in total), published by Cassel & Company, Ltd., in 1906 (for a copy of the published work, see Folger ART Vol. e96). – Drawings signed with Walter Crane's...
    • Haunts of Sarah Siddons Paul Braddon.

    • Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831 – Homes and haunts, depicted.; Drury Lane Theatre, depicted.;Covent Garden Theatre, depicted.; Theaters – England – London, depicted.; Brecon (Wales) – Buildings, structures, etc., depicted.;London (England) – Buildings,...
    • Date range based on style of drawings and on artist's dates of activity. – Artist: For artist information see entry under Braddon for "Haunts of Shakespeare." – Provenance: Set was purchased by the Folgers from Bellamy Bros. of Birmingham, Nov....
    • [Illustrations to Twelfth night and Merry wives] E.F. Burney.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merry wives of Windsor. Act 2. Scene 2, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Falstaff, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Alice Ford, depicted.;Shakespeare, William,...
    • Date range is based on style of drawings. – Artist: E.F. Burney was the nephew of Charles Burney, the musicologist, and cousin to Fanny Burney whose portrait he painted. He was a book illustrator of the late 18th century who contributed to Bell's...

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