Scene from "Much Ado About Nothing"

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1790

GUSN

GUSN-4559

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

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Ink
Unidentified Paper
Shakespeare
Picture

Inscription

""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.""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Boydell, John & Josiah (Publisher)

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

31.25 x 25.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.766