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Anne Page and Slender (Shakespeare's Merry Wives of Windsor, Act 1, Scene 1)

Artist:
Samuel William Reynolds, the elder (British, London 1773–1835 London)
Artist:
After Richard Parkes Bonington (British, Arnold, Nottinghamshire 1802–1828 London)
Publisher:
Moon, Boys & Graves (London)
Subject:
William Shakespeare (British, Stratford-upon-Avon 1564–1616 Stratford-upon-Avon)
Date:
1829
Medium:
Mezzotint and etching; before first state
Dimensions:
image: 7 3/4 x 6 in. (19.7 x 15.2 cm) plate: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm) sheet: 20 x 13 1/2 in. (50.8 x 34.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Georgiana W. Sargent, in memory of John Osborne Sargent, 1924
Accession Number:
24.63.305
Not on view
Signature: in plate, below image: "Bonington pinx-t."; "S. W. Reynolds sculp-t"

Inscription: Publication line not yet added
Donor: Georgiana W. Sargent
Whitman 331 before i/ii
Alfred Whitman Samuel William Reynolds: Catalogue of the engraved works. London, 1903, cat. no. 331, p. 96.

Patrick Noon Richard Parkes Bonington: The Complete Paintings. Yale University Press, New Haven, 2008, The Wallace Collection, London, cat. no. 394, pp. 422-3, ill.



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