Richard III: Act IV, Scene III, Tower of London
- Additional Title(s):
Burial of the Two Princes
- Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 29 3/8 × 20 1/8 inches (74.6 × 51.1 cm), Plate: 22 3/8 × 16 1/4 inches (56.8 × 41.3 cm), Image: 19 3/4 × 14 7/8 inches (50.2 × 37.8 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "68"; inscribed on verso in blue pen, lower left: "Richard III"
Lettered below image, lower left: "James Northcote R.A Pinxit."; lower right: "Willm. Skelton Aqua forti fecit."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- armor | burial | children | dead | death | gate | literary theme | Richard III, play by William Shakespeare | stairs
- Associated Places:
- Tower of London
- Associated People:
- Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
- Accessible by appointment in the Study Room [Request]
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- IIIF Manifest:
Painters and Engraving - The Reproductive Print from Hogarth to Wilkie (Yale Center for British Art, 1980-03-26 - 1980-06-22) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Mark (Andrew Mark), Ledbury, James Northcote, history painting, and the Fables, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2014, pp. 71-72, 73, fig. 62, NJ18.N79 L43 2014 (YCBA) [YCBA]