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Painting - William Charles Macready as Macbeth in <i>Macbeth</i> by William Shakespeare
  • William Charles Macready as Macbeth in Macbeth by William Shakespeare
    Clint, George, born 1770 - died 1854
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William Charles Macready as Macbeth in Macbeth by William Shakespeare

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    1821 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Clint, George, born 1770 - died 1854 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    oil on panel

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.74

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Portrait of William Charles Macready in costume as Macbeth.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (painted)

Date

1821 (made)

Artist/maker

Clint, George, born 1770 - died 1854 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

oil on panel

Dimensions

Height: 29.2 cm estimate, Width: 24.1 cm estimate

Object history note

Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce, 1869

Descriptive line

Portrait entitiled "William Charles Macready as Macbeth in 'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare", George Clint, 1821.

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

Ashton, G., Catalogue of Paintings at the Theatre Museum, London. ed. James Fowler, London : Victoria and Albert Museum, 1992. 224p. ill. ISBN 1851771026
Parkinson, R., Victoria and Albert Museum, Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, London: HMSO, 1990, p. 31

Materials

Oil paint; Panel

Techniques

Oil painting

Categories

Paintings; Portraits; Shakespeare

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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