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Scene from "Measure for Measure"

1977.275 (RS80739)

Description

Boydell Shakespeare print in original frame; group on left standing in front of man on throne. Scene from "Measure for Measure." Painted black mat.

Details

Maker
Simon, P. (Engraver)
Kirk, T. (Painter)
Boydell, John & Josiah (Publisher)
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
on mat: ""SHAKESPEARE/MEASURE FOR MEASURE"" Act V, Scene 1. Duke in Friar's Habit. Vavius, Lords, Angelo, Escalus, Lucio and Citizens. Isabella, Peter, Mariana, Provost, Ec. Painted by T. Kirk. Engraved by P. Simon, pub by John & Josiah Boydell, London.
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
ink
Ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Shakespeare
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
21.875 x 30 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.275
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3940

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