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George Romney, 1734–1802
Prospero and Miranda
Additional Title(s):
Verso: Lady Standing by a Pillar
Part Of:

Collective Title: The Tempest

ca. 1787
Materials & Techniques:
Graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Sheet: 20 5/16 x 13 5/8 inches (51.6 x 34.6 cm)

Inscribed in graphite, lower right, inside artist's stamp: "95"

Circular collector's mark: Xavier Haas (Lugt 4541); oval collector's mark: Xavier Haas (Lugt 4542)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Richardson Dilworth, B.A. 1938
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beard | cape | daughter | dress | father | figure study | gesturing | lady | literary theme | magic | magician | man | moustache | pillar | plays by William Shakespeare | sorcerer | staff | standing | The Tempest, play by William Shakespeare | woman
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Miranda (character in The Tempest)
Prospero (character in The Tempest)
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IIIF Manifest:

Shakespeare and British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-04-23 - 1981-07-05) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Geoffrey Ashton, Shakespeare and British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1981, pp. 40-1, no. 104, PR2933 Y25 A74 c.1 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Alex Kidson, George Romney : a complete catalogue of his paintings, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2015, v.3, p. 784, NJ18.R65 A12 +K54 2015 v.1-3 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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