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Drawing - Shakespeare's birthplace, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire
  • Shakespeare's birthplace, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire
    Maclise, Daniel RA, born 1806 - died 1870
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Shakespeare's birthplace, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1825 - 1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maclise, Daniel RA, born 1806 - died 1870 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod

  • Museum number:

    E.984-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 35, box D

Physical description

Sketch of Shakespeares birthplace in stratford.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1825 - 1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Maclise, Daniel RA, born 1806 - died 1870 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pencil on paper

Marks and inscriptions

With the mark of the collection of Sir W Drake (1817 - 1890), (lugt 736).

THE IMMORTAL / SHAKESPEARE / WAS BORN IN THIS / HOUSE
Sign on house.

Dimensions

Height: 14.5 cm, Width: 9 cm

Descriptive line

Daniel Maclise, RA. Shakespeare's Birthplace. Pencil on paper, mid-19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Peter Murray, ed. Daniel Maclise, 1806-1870. Romancing the Past Cork: Crawford Art Gallery: Gandon Editions, 2008. ISBN: 978 0948037 665.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Categories

Shakespeare; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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