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Creator:
unknown artist, eighteenth century
Formerly attributed to Alexander Runciman, 1736–1785, British
Title:

Prospero, Miranda and Ariel, from "The Tempest"

Former Title(s):

Prospero, Miranda and Ariel from 'The Tempest,' I, ii [1985, Cormack, YCBA Concise Catalogue]

Date:
ca. 1780
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 27 3/4 x 36 3/8 inches (70.5 x 92.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.5.7
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
bright | costume | forest | ghost -- fiction | island | landscape | light | literary theme | man | mollusks | sleeping | spirit | staff (walking stick) | The Tempest, play by William Shakespeare | theater (discipline) | women
Associated People:
Miranda (character in The Tempest)
Prospero (character in The Tempest)
Ariel (character in The Tempest)
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:217
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 36-37, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)


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