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Creator:
Print made by Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811, British
Title:
Pistol eating Fluellen's Leak - "Henry V"
Date:
between 1811 and 1815
Medium:
Hand-colored etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 x 15 3/8 inches (26 x 39 cm), Plate: 9 13/16 x 13 13/16 inches (25 x 35.1 cm), and Image: 8 3/8 x 12 3/4 inches (21.3 x 32.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "a/e/- (circled) | Shakespeare Col'd"

Lettered, in black ink, lower left under image: "H Bunbury Esqr Del"; lower center: "Pistol eating Fluellens Leak , vide, Henry Vth"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.1.113
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
angry | army | boots | bushes | camp (temporary settlement) | caricature | feathers | hats | Henry V, Act V, Scene I | laughing | leek | literary theme | play | plays by William Shakespeare | satire | soldiers | spear | sword | tents | theater | tights | trees | vest | watching
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Pistol (character in Henry V)
Fluellen (character in Henry V)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25356
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