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Shakespeare Gallery (small series) / Taming of the Shrew, Act 4, Scene 1

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    J,29.12

  • Title (object)

    • Taming of the Shrew, Act 4, Scene 1

    Title (series)

    • Shakespeare Gallery (small series)
  • Description

    Katherine standing over a fallen horse with hands clasped and looking with despair towards Petrucio and Grumio who fight beside another horse at left; final published state 1794
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1794
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 422 millimetres (sheet)
    • Width: 338 millimetres (sheet)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title and description, with production detail: "Painted by I.I.Ibbertson"", "Engrav'd by A. Smith" and publication line: "Publishd. June 4 1794, by J. & J. Boydell, at the Shakespeare Gallery, Pall Mall & Cheapside."
  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Taming of the Shrew (IV.i)
  • Acquisition date

    1837 (before)

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    J,29.12

Katherine standing over a fallen horse with hands clasped and looking with despair towards Petrucio and Grumio who fight beside another horse at left.  1794  Etching and engraving

Recto

Katherine standing over a fallen horse with hands clasped and looking with despair towards Petrucio and Grumio who fight beside another horse at left. 1794 Etching and engraving

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