- Museum number
Object: Titus Andronicus, Act IV, Scene I
Series: Shakespeare Gallery (small series)
Titus' garden, with an arcade of large columns, Lavinia running in from the right, a shawl flowing over her head and shoulders, reaching towards Marcus, who embraces his nephew as he runs frightened and confused by his aunt, clutching a copy of Ovid's Metamorphoses, Lucius in Roman uniform looks at her from between them; after Kirk; working proof before letters. 1802?
Etching with engraving
- Production date
- 1802 (?)
Height: 430 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 360 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- This plate was meant to be in Boydell's Shakespeare, 1802, Vol. VIII, p.59, however it seems it did not appear in the end.
For scratched-letter state, see 1868,0822.3513. For original print by Kirk, see Dd,6.35 and 1922,0428.11.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Titus Andronicus (IV.i)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 1887,0613.96 to 131 are a set of the etched states of the small edition of the plates to Boydell's Shakespeare. The purchase price is not recorded.
- Prints and Drawings
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