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King Henry the Fourth, Act II, Scene II
  • Samuel Middiman, artist
    circa 1750–1831
    died: Cirencester, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
    Robert Smirke
    Joseph Farington
  • King Henry the Fourth, Act II, Scene II, 1797
  • Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 442 x 597 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17 3/8 x 23 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1733
Description

A group of men are fighting in a forest clearing on a hill. Some of them are wearing masks. A heavyset, older man appears to be yelling at a young man taking a horse away from the skirmish.