Scene from "Measure for Measure"

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-3940

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

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Ink
Unidentified Paper
Shakespeare
Stipple Engraved
Picture

Inscription

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.

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Simon, P. (Engraver)
Kirk, T. (Painter)
Boydell, John & Josiah (Publisher)

Location of Origin

London, England

Dimensions

21.875 x 30 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.275