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Creator:
unknown artist
after Thomas Barker, 1769–1847, British
Title:

The Death of Cordelia

Additional Title(s):

The British Camp Near Dover: 'King Lear', Act V, Scene III

Part Of:

Collective Title: King Lear

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, red crayon, and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 x 9 3/4 inches (30.5 x 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Orig - T Barker"; inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "G"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.1.6
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beard | cloak | daughter | death | dress | father | figure study | grief | king (person) | King Lear, Act V, Scene III | King Lear, play by William Shakespeare | man | murder | play | plays by William Shakespeare | princess | sadness | sash | woman
Associated People:
King Lear (character in King Lear)
Cordelia (character in King Lear)
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13111
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