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Creator:
James Stephanoff, 1787–1874, British
Title:
Falstaff at Herne's Oak, from "The Merry Wives of Windsor," Act V, Scene v
Date:
1832
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 17 1/2 x 14 5/8 inches (44.5 x 37.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in brown paint, lower left: "JStephanoff | 1832"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.5.16
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
actors | antlers | castle | chain | costume | courtship | flag | ghost -- fiction | landscape | leisure | literary theme | man | mistresses | mistresses | moon | night | oak | obese | performance | portrait | punishment | The Merry Wives of Windsor, play by William Shakespeare | theater (discipline) | torches | wives | women
Associated People:
Sir John Falstaff
Mistress Ford (character in The Merry Wives of Windsor)
Mistress Page (character in The Merry Wives of Windsor)
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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Shakespeare and British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-04-23 - 1981-07-05)

British Comic Art 1730 - 1830 (Museum of Art and Archaelogy, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1988-10-14 - 1988-12-04)

Shakespeare on Canvas (Yale Center for British Art, 2012-01-02 - 2012-06-30)

The Enterprise of Opera : Verdi - Boito - Ricordi (The Morgan Library & Museum, 2019-09-06 - 2020-01-05)

Publications:
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Patricia Crown, British comic art, 1730-1830, from the Yale Center for British Art, Museum of Art and Archaelogy, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, 1988, p. 29, NC1477 G63 C76 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:226
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