Shakespeare and his Contemporaries
- Stipple engraving laid on paper and mounted on stretcher
- Sheet: 27 x 31 1/2in. (68.6 x 80cm)
Inscribed on plate, below, left: "PAINTED BY JOHN FAED R.S.A."; on plate, below, right: "ENGRAVED BY JAMES FAED."; on plate, below, center: "JANY 1ST 1857. PUBLISHED BY JAMES KEITH, EDINBURGH.___JAMES MC CLURE & SON, GLASGOW___LLOYD BROTHERS, LONDON."; below: "SHAKESPEARE AND HIS CONTEMPORARIES."; below: "NEW YORK. PUBLISHED BY WILLIAMS, STEVENS, WILLIAMS, & CO."; below (beneath actual print, on stretcher): "Printed by T. Brooker."
Verso, sticker which reads: "J.F. MORROW" / "Manufacturer of all kinds of" / "PICTURE FRAMES" / "Dealer in OIL PAINTINGS" / "301 Fulton Street" / "BROOKLYN, N.Y."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Associated People:
- Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
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James Faed Sr., 1821–1911, British, Shakespeare and his Contemporaries, 1857
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