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Scene from "Much Ado About Nothing"

1977.766 (RS116750)

Description

Subject: Hero, Ursula & Beatice; Beatrice, hidden in plants, eavesdrops on the two other women speaking; large urn in upper left quadrant with "PETERS"; mahogany molded frame with gilt inner edge.

Details

Maker
Boydell, John & Josiah (Publisher)
Date
1790
Inscriptions
""Much Ado About Nothing"" Act III, Scene D ""Published June 4th, 1790 by John & Josiah Boydell, at the Shakespeare Gallery Pall Mall and a No. 90 Cheapside.""
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engravings (prints)
ink
Ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Shakespeare
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
31.25 x 25.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.766
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4559

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