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Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811
The Duel: 'Twelfth Night,' Act III, Scene IV
Additional Title(s):
The Duel from 'Twelfth Night'
ca. 1790
Materials & Techniques:
Watercolor, pen and gray ink, red ink, black ink, brown ink, gum arabic, graphite, and white gouache on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper, mounted on medium, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Sheet: 22 1/8 × 16 13/16 inches (56.2 × 42.7 cm)

Inscribed in graphite,verso, center: "28 x 22 (underlined)"; lower left (along paper edge), in brown pen: "Print Hallen 42", in graphite: "George says this is by Bunbury (underlined) | 28 1/4 x 22 mows for Fildere"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
actors | arch | belts | breeches | capes | duel | fear | feathers | fences | fighting | fur | garden | gate | hats | hose | literary theme | officers | orchard | plays by William Shakespeare | spears | swords | tassels | trees | tricking | Twelfth Night, Act III, Scene IV | Twelfth Night; or, What You Will, play by William Shakespeare
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Sir Toby Belch
Viola as Cesario
Sir Andrew Aguecheek (character in Twelfth Night)
Fabian (character in Twelfth Night)
Antonio (character in Twelfth Night)
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IIIF Manifest:

Shakespeare and British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-04-23 - 1981-07-05) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Geoffrey Ashton, Shakespeare and British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1981, pp. 9, 94, no. 28, PR2933 Y25 A74 c.1 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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