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Creator:
Print made by Philip Dawe, ca.1745–ca.1809, British
after James Northcote, 1746–1831, British
Published by George Dawe, 1781–1829, British
Title:
Gadshill
Date:
1796
Medium:
Mezzotint with hand coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 5/16 x 12 3/16 inches (41.5 x 31 cm), Plate: 15 1/4 x 10 7/8 inches (38.8 x 27.6 cm), and Image: 13 5/8 x 10 7/8 inches (34.6 x 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "R83 | £18.10"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Painted by J. Northcote RA"; lower center: "GADSHILL. | Case ye, case ye: on with your visors; | There's money of the King's comeing down the hill | Shakespere | First Part Henry IV. Act 2, Scene 2. | Published Decr 12 1796 by P Dawe 103 Totenham Court Road"; lower right: "Engraved by G Dawe"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12147
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | Henry IV, part I by William Shakespeare | horse (animal) | literary theme | man | pistol | play | plays by William Shakespeare | reins | sword | theater (discipline)
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Gadshill
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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Picture Talking: James Northcote and the Fables (Yale Center for British Art, 2014-10-02 - 2014-12-14)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31942
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