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Twelfth Night, Act V, Scene I
  • Francesco Bartolozzi, artist
    1727–1815
    born: Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (present-day Italy) ; died: Lisbon, Portugal ; active: Grand Duchy of Tuscany (present-day Italy), England, Uni
    William Hamilton
    1751–1801
    born: Chelsea, London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Twelfth Night, Act V, Scene I, 1797
  • Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 446 x 594 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17 1/2 x 23 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1709
Description

A young woman in a flowing dress is holding out her hand to a man who has take off his hat. To the right, a man in monks clothes is beseeching the young woman. On the left, there is a man with a feather in his hat in conversation with the other figures. These figures are between buildings with tiled roofs, arched doorways and arched windows.