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Creator George Cattermole, 1800–1868, British
Title Scene of Three Witches from Shakespeare's Macbeth
Alternate Title(s) Witches
Date 1840
Medium Watercolor and gouache on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 9 3/4 x 12 inches (24.8 x 30.5 cm)
Inscribed in artist's hand in brown wash lower center: "G. Catermole | '40"; inscribed on back in pen and black ink encircled: "J14791"; in graphite: "9 1/4 x 11 3/4", Signed and dated in artist's hand in brown wash lower center: "G. Catermole | '40"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1975.4.1056
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms cauldrons | fire | Macbeth, Act IV, Scene I | monkey (animal) | newt | raven | shadows | window | witches
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