"Mark your divorce young sir, whom son I dare not call"
- Additional Title(s):
The Shepherd's Cottage: 'Winter's Tale', Act IV, Scene IV
- Part Of:
- Etching, line engraving and stipple engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 16 13/16 x 13 1/16 inches (42.7 x 33.1 cm), Plate: 14 3/16 x 10 7/8 inches (36 x 27.7 cm), and Image: 8 x 5 3/4 inches (20.3 x 14.6 cm)
Lettered, center: "WINTER'S TALE | Mark your divorce young sir, | Whom son I dare not call."; lower left: "Painted by W. Hamilton R.A."; lower center: "Engraved by J. Heath Historical Engraver to his Majesty and to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales. | Published June 1 1804 by J. Heath, 15 Russell Place, Fitzroy Square; and G. & J. Robinson Paternoster Row."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- family | flowers (plants) | garden | garlands | literary theme | lovers | men | plays by William Shakespeare | shepherd | shepherd's crook | son | The Winter's Tale, Act IV, Scene IV | The Winter's Tale, play by William Shakespeare | tree | women
- Associated People:
- Perdita (character in The Winter's Tale)
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Florizel (character in The Winter's Tale)
Polixenes (character in The Winter's Tale)
Camillo (character in The Winter's Tale)
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James Heath, 1757–1834, British, "Mark your divorce young sir, whom son I dare not call", 1804
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