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As You Like It, Act I, Scene II
  • William Satchwell Leney, artist
    1769–1831
    John Downman
  • As You Like It, Act I, Scene II, 1800
  • Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • engraving, stippling
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 443 x 594 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17 7/16 x 23 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 26 x 34 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1725
Description

Two women stand side-by-side, speaking to a young man. The women have coy, flirtatious expressions and the man appears to be eager to engage them. One of the women is handing a chain to the man. In the background, a group of men carries a man between them.