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Object: The Alto-Relievo in the Front of the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall Mall
Series: Shakespeare Gallery (small series)
Shakespeare on a rocky pedestal, one hand on the shoulder of the genius of painting standing to the right, holding a palette and brushes, while the dramatic muse with a lyre reaches to crown him with laurel from the left; after a sculpture by Thomas Banks, frontispiece to Boydell's Shakespeare; scratched-letter state. 1802
Etching with engraving
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Height: 445 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 346 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Boydell's Shakespeare, 1802, Vol 1, frontispiece.
For proof before letters, see 1868,0822.3405.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
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