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King Henry the Fourth, Act IV, Scene IV
  • Robert Thew, artist
    1758–1802
    born: Patrington, England, United Kingdom
    Josiah Boydell
    1752–1817
    born: Hawarden, Wales, United Kingdom ; died: Surrey, England, United Kingdom
  • King Henry the Fourth, Act IV, Scene IV, 1795
  • Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • engraving, stippling
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 511 x 375 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20 1/8 x 14 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1782
Description
Exhibitions

A man is lying on his back in a bed, sleeping on a cushy pillow and covered in blankets. A young man wearing a feathered cap is resting his hand on a crown which is lying beside the sleeping man.