Design for setting of Charles Kean's Richard II at the Princess's Theatre on March 12, 1857, Act 2, Scene 3
- Materials & Techniques:
- Graphite, watercolor, heightened with gouache on thin wove paper stained for tracing, laid down on contemporary wove paper mount
- Sheet: 6 3/4 × 8 3/4 inches (17.1 × 22.2 cm), Mount: 7 1/2 × 9 7/8 inches (19.1 × 25.1 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "Act 2nd, Scene 3rd."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- architectural subject | literary theme
- Associated People:
- Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
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George Cressal Ellis, ca. 1810–1875, Design for setting of Charles Kean's Richard II at the Princess's Theatre on March 12, 1857, Act 2, Scene 3, undated
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