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    • [Comedy and tragedy] [John Wright].

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    • 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...
    • Lenore Chippendale [as Gertrude in Hamlet] / Morrison Photo.

    • Chippendale, Lenore, depicted.;Chippendale, Lenore – Performances, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Gertrude, Queen of Denmark, depicted.; Gertrude, Queen of Denmark...
    • This record contains unverified data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance. – Title from autograph signature on Folger copy. – Date range based on Chippendale's stage career (mostly early...
    • El venerable sieruo de Dios F. Francisco Ximenez de Cisneros / Fran. Nig. s.

    • Jiménez de Cisneros, Francisco, 1436?-1517, depicted.; Monks – 15th century, depicted.;Monks – 16th century, depicted.;Children – 15th century, depicted.;Children – 16th century, depicted;Coats of arms – 15th century, depicted;Coats of arms – 16th...
    • Imprint and date from the Biblioteca Nacional de España (see http://bibliotecadigitalhispanica.bne.es:1801/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=397288&custom_att_2=simple_viewer).
    • Tuscana

    • Life cycle – 16th century, depicted.;Columns – 16th century, depicted.;Men – 16th century, depicted.;Women – 16th century, depicted.;Cemeteries – 16th century, depicted.;Architecture – 16th century, depicted.
    • One in a set of engravings representing the ages of man through the six orders of a classical column. – Hollstein attributes engravings in this set to Jeronimus Wierix, Alvin attributes it to Jeronimus' brother, Jan Wierix. – "An 64 us[que] ad an...
    • 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. –...
    • 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...
    • [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, William,...
    • 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...
    • [Scenes from Macbeth and King Henry VI, pt. 2] [John Wright].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Henry VI. Part 2. Act 3. Scene 3, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – King Henry VI, depicted.;Henry VI, King of England, 1421-1471 – In literature, depicted.;Shakespeare, William,...
    • Collection title devised by cataloger. – History: There is a smaller version, painted in shades of blue and green, of the same scene from Macbeth cataloged as part of a Wright watercolor series (ART Box W951 no.75). – Drawings have been removed...
    • King Lear and his daughters [John Flaxman].

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear. Act 1. Scene 1, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – King Lear, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Cordelia, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 –...
    • Date range based on assumption that Flaxman is the artist. – This record contains unverifiable data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance. – On laid paper, J Whatman watermark (not...
    • Measure for measure, act III, scene 2 JCT.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Measure for measure. Act III. Scene 2, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Lucio, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Elbow, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 –...
    • This record contains unverifiable data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance. – Title from pencil notes at bottom of Folger copy. In bottom left hand corner is a pencil notation, barely...
    • Merry wives of Windsor, act I, sc. 1 A.B. Clay.

    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merry wives of Windsor. Act 1. Scene 1, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Anne Page, depicted.;Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 – Characters – Host (Merry wives of Windsor),...
    • Artist: Cataloger has been unable to find examples of Clay's work with which to compare these items, nor has found examples of his signature. Attribution is taken on faith from the bookseller and the signature. The date on the item indicates that...
    • [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...
    • 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. –...

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