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Title:

Shakspeare from the Chandos Picture

Medium:
Line engraving on wove paper
Dimensions:
Image: 7 1/16 x 4 3/4in. (17.9 x 12.1cm) and Sheet (trimmed within plate-mark): 9 1/2 x 6in. (24.1 x 15.2cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In graphite, bottom left: "K"; engraved inscriptions: below image, at center "SHAKSPEARE. | From the Chandos Picture. | Painters Name Unknown." and below "Leipsic. Published by Ernest Fleischer, 80, Peter's Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.1.240
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:56508
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