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Creator:
Benjamin Holl, 1808–1884, British
after Jacobus Houbraken, 1698–1780, Dutch
Title:

William Shakespeare

Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving on heavy wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (Irregular): 10 1/8 x 6 3/4in. (25.7 x 17.1cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In graphite, bottom left: "50"; engraved inscriptions: below image, at center "William Sh[akespeare]" and below "Engraved by B. Holl from the print by Houbraken | London, Virtue & Co. Limited"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.1.309
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:56577
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