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King Lear: Act V, Scene III from Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery

A Collection of Prints from pictures painted for the purpose of illustrating the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare (1803)

1792
James Barry (English, 1741–1806), Engraved by Francis Legat (English (Scotland), 1755–1809), Publisher John Boydell (English, 1719–1804), Publisher Josiah (Joshua) Boydell (English, 1752–1817)


Dimensions

Platemark (trimmed along lower right edge) : 50 x 63.5 cm (19 11/16 x 25 in.)

Accession Number

M2168

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

published 1803

Inscription

"Lear: Heart, heart, heart..."

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Francis Brooks