Skip to main content

Folger Shakespeare Library

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



Date

Creator

Subject

Format

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: formerly
(222 results)



Display: 20

    • [A scene from All's well that ends well] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. All's well that ends well. Act 1. Scene 3, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Helena (All's well that ends well), depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Countess of...
    • Collection title devised by cataloger. – History: Although Wright is noted as a prolific book illustrator cataloger unable to locate an engraving or illustration by him which resembles this design. – Items have the play title labeled in pencil...
    • [A scene from Cymbeline - act III, sc. 6] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Cymbeline. Act 3. Scene 6, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Imogen, depicted.; Imogen (Fictitious character : Shakespeare), depicted.
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Artist: Attribution is taken from the bookseller. – Item is glued to a backing which bears no label. It measures approximately 5 1/2 x 5 in. and is unsigned. – Provenance: Item was formerly part of ART Inventory...
    • [A scene from King Henry IV, pt. 2 or Merry wives] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Henry IV. Part 2. Act 2. Scene 4, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merry wives of Windsor, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Falstaff, depicted.;Shakespeare, William,...
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Artist: Drawing was sold by John Anderson Jr. as the work of J.M.W. Turner which it obviously is not. Edward Croft-Murray of the British Museum identified it as the work of Wright. The drawing is, however, dissimilar...
    • [A scene from King Henry IV, pt. 2] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Henry IV. Part 2. Act II. Scene 4, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Falstaff, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Doll Tearsheet, depicted.;Shakespeare,...
    • Artist identification taken from bookseller and penciled note on verso. Colors are mostly browns and golds with some blue/green highlights and bits of red. Item isn't signed. – Artist: In style, in the shape of faces and in the formation of...
    • [A scene from Love's labour's lost - act IV, sc. 3] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Love's labour's lost. Act 4. Scene 3, depicted.; Cupid (Roman deity), depicted.
    • Collection title devised by cataloger. – Both items are labeled with the play title in pencil in the lower right corner of the backing to which they have been glued. The first item is initialed 'JMW. in pencil in the lower right corner of the...
    • [Ariel on a bat's back] Louis Rhead.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Tempest, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters, depicted.; Ariel (Fictitious character : Shakespeare), depicted.
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Illustration was designed for an edition of Lamb's Tales, copyrighted 1918. 'Wrapper insert' and '3 color process' noted in pencil on verso, however it was reproduced in black and white as a full page illustration....
    • [As you like it, act V, sc. 4] / [Thomas Stothard].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. As you like it. Act 5. Scene 4, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Audrey, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Touchstone, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616...
    • Artist: Drawing bears some similarities to Stothard's style though it does not exhibit his skill of draughtsmanship and was probably executed by one of his followers. The first initial of the pencil notes giving the artist's name on the mat and...
    • [Charles Macready as Lear] T.H.W.

    • Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873 – Performances, depicted.;Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – King Lear,...
    • Drawing was formerly matted, mat has been removed. Title based on pencil notes on mat, though it is more likely that this depicts Macready in the role of Macbeth. – Signed and dated by artist.
    • [Comedy and tragedy] [John Wright].

    •  
    • History: Wright was known to have done numerous designs for literary annuals of the 19th century. These drawings may have been among them. – Provenance: Drawings were purchased as part of a collection of Shakespearean illustrations, mostly...
    • [Comedy of errors ; Timon of Athens ; Midsummer night's dream] / K. Meadows.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Comedy of errors, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Midsummer night's dream, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Timon of Athens, depicted.
    • All three drawings signed by artist. – Drawings published in the 1843 edition of Shakespeare's works published by Tyas, London (see Folger PR2752 1843a1 Sh. Col.). – Formerly mounted together on one sheet.
    • [Drawings for or after engravings designed by J.M. Wright] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merchant of Venice. Act 3. Scene 2, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello. Act 5. Scene 2, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Twelfth night. Act 3. Scene 4, depicted.;Shakespeare, William,...
    • Collection title devised by cataloger. – Artist: Attribution is drawn from the booksellers and the works' similarities to engravings designed by Wright. ART Box W951 no.3-5, though similar in design to an engraving after Wright, are also similar...
    • [Edmund Keane as King Lear] [Augustus Toedteberg].

    • Kean, Edmund, 1787-1833 – Performances, depicted.;Kean, Edmund, 1787-1833, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – King Lear, depicted.; Lear, King (Legendary character),...
    • Title devised by cataloger. – All the works by Toedteberg that Folger owns are theatrical portraits copied after rare prints. They are either contained in volumes which were grangerized by Toedteberg or are individual items which were purchased...
    • [Falstaff scolding Francis]

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Henry IV. Part 1. Act 2. Scene 4, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Falstaff, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Francis, depicted.; Falstaff, John, Sir...
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Provenance: This item, along with ART Box C955 no.54 and 55, was purchased from the sale of the collection of Samuel Henry Austin, held by the American Art Association, April 23-24, 1917. According to the catalog of...
    • [H. Beerbohm Tree as] Hamlet [Augustus Toedteberg].

    • Tree, Herbert Beerbohm, Sir, 1853-1917 – Performances, depicted.;Tree, Herbert Beerbohm, Sir, 1853-1917, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Hamlet, depicted.; Hamlet...
    • All the works by Toedteberg that Folger owns are theatrical portraits copied after rare prints. They are either contained in volumes which were grangerized by Toedteberg or are individual items which were purchased from the sale of Toedteberg's...
    • [Illustration and initial letters for King Lear in Lamb's Tales from Shakespeare] [Louis Rhead].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – King Lear, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Regan,...
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Illustrations were designed for an edition of Lamb's Tales, copyrighted 1918. Cardboard mount has "King Lear" written in the top center. The illustrations are of Lear on his throne, with Regan and Goneril nearby; the...
    • [Illustration and initial letters for Macbeth in Lamb's Tales from Shakespeare] [Louis Rhead].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Lady Macbeth, depicted.;Gruoch, Queen, consort of Macbeth, King of Scotland – In literature, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 –...
    • Title devised by cataloger. – Illustrations were designed for an edition of Lamb's Tales, copyrighted 1918. Cardboard mount has "Macbeth" written in the top center. The illustrations depict: Lady Macbeth with the dagger; and Macduff holding...
    • [Illustration and initial letters for Othello in Lamb's Tales from Shakespeare] [Louis Rhead].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Desdemona, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Cassio, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters –...
    • Illustrations were designed for an edition of Lamb's Tales, copyrighted 1918. Cardboard mount has "Othello, the Moor of Venice" written in the top center. The illustrations depict Desdemona praying; Cassio; and Iago. The three initials depict a man...
    • [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...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK