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Creator:
Johann Heinrich Ramberg, 1763–1840, German, active in Britain (1781–88)
Title:

Olivia, Maria and Malvolio from "Twelfth Night," Act III, Scene iv

Former Title(s):

Olivia, Maria and Malvolio from 'Twelth Night,' III, iv [as published in 1985 YCBA Concise Catalogue]

Malvolio before Olivia, from "Twelfth Night," Act III, Scene iv

Malvolio before Olivia, from Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night"

Malvolio before Olivia

Date:
1789
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 62 1/8 x 86 7/8 inches (157.8 x 220.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in black paint, center right: "HRamberg pinx. 1789."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.5.21
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
actors | basket | costume | curtains | flowers (plants) | humor | interior | light | love | love letters | men | romance | rug | screen | servant | theater (discipline) | Twelfth Night; or, What You Will, play by William Shakespeare | vase | window | woman
Associated People:
Feste (character in Twelfth Night)
Maria (character in Twelfth Night)
Sir Toby Belch (character in Twelfth Night)
Malvolio (character in Twelfth Night)
Olivia (character in Twelfth Night)
Sir Andrew Aguecheek (character in Twelfth Night)
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:230
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Rosie Dias, Exhibiting Englishness, John Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery and the formation of a national aesthetic , Yale University Press, New Haven, 2013, pp. 84-85, 168, 172-75, fig. 63, N72.N38 D53 2013 (YCBA)


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