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Creator:
Print made by William Bromley, 1769–1842, British
after Robert Smirke, 1752–1845, British
Published by J. Stratford, active 1792–1813, British
Title:
The Duke of Gloucester Accusing Jane Shore of Witchcraft
Date:
1811
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 × 8 7/8 inches (35.6 × 22.5 cm), Plate: 11 7/8 × 7 5/8 inches (30.2 × 19.4 cm), and Image: 9 3/4 × 6 1/4 inches (24.8 × 15.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "Whitlocke | face p. 163 | 587"

Lettered within plate, lower center: "The Duke of Gloucester Accusing Jane Shore of Witchcraft."; below image: "Drawn by Smirke, Engraved by Bromley & Published by J. Stratford, 112, Holborn Hill, Sep 14. 1811"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of James Wilson, YCBA Docent
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2014.26.9
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
frame (furnishing) | historical subject | windows | witchcraft
Associated People:
Richard III (1452–1485), king of England and lord of Ireland
Shore [née Lambert], Elizabeth [Jane] (d. 1526/7?), royal mistress
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:70552
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