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Oil painting - The Seven Ages of Man ('As You Like It', Act II Scene 7)
  • The Seven Ages of Man ('As You Like It', Act II Scene 7)
    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863
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The Seven Ages of Man ('As You Like It', Act II Scene 7)

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Date:

    ca. 1836-1838 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:

    FA.138[O]

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil on canvas entitled 'The Seven Ages of Man' depicting Act II, Scene 7 of Shakespeare's As You Like It.

Date

ca. 1836-1838 (painted)

Artist/maker

Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

Height: 89.5 cm estimate, Width: 113.4 cm estimate, :

Object history note

Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

Descriptive line

Oil painting by William Mulready entitled 'The Seven Ages of Man' depicting Act II, Scene 7 of Shakespeare's As You Like It. Great Britain, ca. 1838.

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

Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, pp. 198-99

Materials

Oil paint; Canvas

Techniques

Oil painting

Subjects depicted

Plays; Ages; Theatre

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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