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Creator:
Abraham Wivell, 1786–1899, British
Title:
Shakspeare
Date:
1827
Medium:
Etching, stipple engraving and line engraving on wove paper
Dimensions:
Image: 5 3/8 x 4 1/2in. (13.7 x 11.4cm), Sheet: 12 1/2 x 9 3/4in. (31.8 x 24.8cm), and Plate: 9 3/4 x 7 3/8in. (24.8 x 18.7cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In graphite, bottom left: "1.50"; engraved inscriptions: below image, at left "A. Wivell delt."; below image, at right "I. Cochran sculpt."; below image, at center "SHAKSPEARE | In the collection of the Duke of Buckingham" and below "London, Published by A. Wivell, 1827."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.1.344
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:56612
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