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Framed engraving

1949.432 (RS119550)

Description

Black and white engraving. Hamlet standing on steps leading up to a bust of Shakespeare. At his feet are symbols from the play: mask, goblet, cape, sword and shield.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1899
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Bust
busts (figures)
ENGRAVING
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
Glass
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Stipple Engraved
Theater
theater (discipline)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Hamlet
Shakespeare, William
Dimensions
15.875 x 21.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.432
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8051

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