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Creator:
Robert Smirke, 1752–1845, British
Title:

Hotspur and the Plotters at Bangor

Part Of:

Collective Title: Henry IV, Part I

Collective Title: Smirke [Shakespeare] Album

Date:
1825
Medium:
Graphite, pen and brown ink, brown wash, gouache and oil on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/8 x 5 inches (16.8 x 12.7 cm) and Image: 5 3/16 x 3 15/16 inches (13.1 x 10 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Henry 4th"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.3465
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chairs | drapery | figure study | gesturing | Henry IV, part I by William Shakespeare | literary theme | men | planning | plays by William Shakespeare | plotting | sitting | spying | table | talking | tapestries | traitors | tricking
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Hotspur (Henry Percy), character in Henry IV, Part I
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29457
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