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Creator:
Mary Hoare, 1744–1820, British
Title:

Lear and Cordelia

Part Of:

Collective Title: King Lear

Date:
ca. 1781
Medium:
Watercolor with black ink and scraping over graphite on thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper mounted on thick, textured, beige card with contemporary drawn border
Dimensions:
Mount: 22 11/16 x 17 13/16 inches (57.7 x 45.3 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 22 9/16 x 17 5/8 inches (57.3 x 44.8 cm), and Sheet (cropped to image): 22 x 17 1/2 inches (55.9 x 44.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1977
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cloaks | crown (costume component) | cushions | daughter | dress | father | footstool | gesturing | King Lear, play by William Shakespeare | literary theme | men | plays by William Shakespeare | sitting | standing | throne | tragedy | woman
Associated People:
King Lear (character in King Lear)
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Cordelia (character in King Lear)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9822
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