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Creator Attributed to Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg, 1740–1812, French, active in Britain (from 1771)
Title Falstaff with the Body of Hotspur
Alternate Title(s) Falstaff with the Body of Hotspur, Act V, Scene iv of Part One of Henry IV
Falstaff et le corps d'Hotspur
Date ca. 1786
Medium Oil on paper
Dimensions 12 x 11 1/4 inches (30.5 x 28.6 cm)
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Accession Number B1975.5.27
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
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People Represented or Subject • Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
• Sir John Falstaff
• Hotspur (Henry Percy), character in Henry IV, Part I
Subject Terms armor | costume | death | duel | feather | Henry IV, part I by William Shakespeare | literary theme | men | sword | theater (discipline) | tondo

Malcolm Cormack, A concise catalogue of paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 152, 153, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Olivier Lefeuvre, Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg : 1740-1812, , Arthena, Paris, 2012, p. 347, cat. no. R.10, R. 10, NJ18.L928 A12 L44 2012 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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