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Creator:
Robert Smirke, 1752–1845, British
and / or Mary Smirke, 1779–1853, British
Title:

Untitled: Death of the African Magician

Part Of:

Collective Title: Smirke [Shakespeare] Album

Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 4 x 3 1/4in. (10.2 x 8.3cm), Sheet: 11 1/2 x 8 1/4in. (29.2 x 21cm), and Plate: 7 1/2 x 5in. (19.1 x 12.7cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Manuscript inscriptions: below image, at center, in graphite "Death of the African Magician" and below image, at right, in graphite "[Mr. Smirke ?]". Printed Inscriptions: below image, at left "Painted by Smirke R. A." and below image, at right "Engraved by Golding."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.3586
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29639
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