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Title: William Shakespeare
Series/Portfolio: Wivell's Inquiry into the History of the Shakespeare Portraits
Charles Picart (British, active ca. 1780–1837)
After Martin Droeshout the Younger (British, 1601–after 1639)
Abraham Wivell I (British, London 1786–1849 Birmingham)
William Shakespeare (British, Stratford-upon-Avon 1564–1616 Stratford-upon-Avon)
Medium: Etching and engraving on chine collé
Chine collé: 10 1/16 × 6 7/8 in. (25.6 × 17.5 cm)
Plate: 10 1/4 × 7 1/16 in. (26.1 × 17.9 cm)
Sheet: 11 13/16 × 8 5/8 in. (30 × 21.9 cm)
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number: 17.3.756-2421
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