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As You Like It, Act II, Scene VII
  • John Ogborne, artist
    1725–1795
    born: Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
    Robert Smirke
  • As You Like It, Act II, Scene VII, 1801
  • Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • engraving, stippling
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 376 x 502 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/4 x 19 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1735
Description

A man carrying a large flag in his right hand triumphantly looks back over his shoulders at a group of armed men behind him. He appears to be standing on a small, rocky crag or cliff. Cannons are firing on his right. Smoke extends over a harbor in the background.