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Title:

Shakspeare

Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving on wove paper
Dimensions:
Image: 5 5/16 x 4 5/16in. (13.5 x 11cm) and Sheet (trimmed within plate-mark): 9 1/16 x 5 9/16in. (23 x 14.1cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In graphite, top center: "60 spec pkge." and bottom left: "G"; engraved inscriptions: below image, at center "T. Wright Sculpt."; below "SHAKSPEARE."; below "In the collection of the Duke of Somerset" and below "London. Published by A. Wivell, 40, Castle Street East."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.1.341
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:56609
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