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Orlando and the Wrestler, As You Like It

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1872,1012.6267

  • Title (object)

    • Orlando and the Wrestler, As You Like It
  • Description

    Orlando on the right and the wrestler on the left, glaring at each other, between them, the king sitting and Rosalind and Celia embracing each other, further figures and view behind; after Daniel Maclise; illustration to 'As You Like It' (Act I, Scene II) in Art Journal of 1868.
    Engraving and etching

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1868
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 232 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 328 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title, "From the picture in the collection of E. L. Bettis, Esq. Preston Hall, Kent.", production detail: "D. Maclise, R. A. Pinxt.", "C. W. Sharpe, Sculpt."
  • Curator's comments

    The original oil painting by Maclise in 1854 was exhibited in Royal Academy in 1855 (no. 78), sold in Christie's sale in 2003 (19, ii, 2003/38).

  • Location

    British XIXc Unmounted Roy

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Art Journal
    • Associated Title: As You Like It (I, ii)
  • Acquisition date

    1872

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1872,1012.6267


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