Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
Image Title:
Francis Hayman (1708-1776). Original pen and wash drawing of Hamlet bound into a copy of The works of Shakespear. Oxford, 1743.
Image Details:
p. 316
Source Creator:
Hayman, Francis
Source Title:
Play scene from Hamlet
Physical Description:
p. 316
Source Call Number:
ART Vol. b72
Digital Image File Name:
961
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Hamnet Bib ID:
122862
Hamnet Holdings ID:
115436
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet):
Plays. 1743
Title (Hamnet):
The works of Shakespear : in six volumes : carefully revised and corrected by the former editions, and adorned with sculptures ...
Title (Hamnet):
Works of Mr William Shakespear
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Oxford :
Creator or Publisher (Hamnet):
Printed at the Theatre,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
1743-1744.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
6 v.([2], XLIII, [5], 514 p., [10] leaves of plates; 600 p., [7] leaves of plates; 563, [1] p., [6] leaves of plates; 507, [1] p., [5] leaves of plates; 552 p., [6] leaves of plates; 547, [15] p., [5] leaves of plates) : ill. (engravings), port. ; 4°.
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
RESTRICTED: ORIGINAL DRAWINGS -- SPECIAL PERMISSION REQUIRED. Please use PR2752 1744 Sh.Col. v.1-6 for text and images as published.
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
cs869. Bound uniform in six volumes. Includes the original pen and wash drawings by Francis Hayman, each bound facing its respective engraving. In v. 1, pasted on the front free endpaper: dated (November 28, 1749) MS. contract between Sir Thomas Hanmer and Francis Hayman, signed by both, pertaining to the execution of the illustrations for this work. Also pasted on front fly-leaf in the same hand: list of 18 persons or institutions to receive copies of the published work ("Sr William Bunbury, His five sisters, ..."). Bound in early 19th century, gilt-tooled red goatskin. Provenance: autographs of Sir Thomas Hanmer and Francis Hayman; armorial bookplate of Henry Edward Bunbury (motto "esse quam videri"); Marsden J. Perry copy; Folger purchase from A. Rosenbach Co, July 1919
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
Reclassified from PR2752 1744 Copy 2 Sh. Col.
Notes (Hamnet):
In fact the dramatic works only.
Notes (Hamnet):
Edited by Sir Thomas Hanmer.
Notes (Hamnet):
Vols. 1 and 5-6 dated 1744; vols. 2-4 dated 1743
Notes (Hamnet):
The volume titlepage in v. 1, dated 1743, and the titlepages of v. 2-6 read: 'The works of Mr William Shakespear.'.
Notes (Hamnet):
Imprimatur on general title leaf a1v, v. 1: Imprimatur. Gualt. Hodges, Vice-Can. Oxon. Mar. 26. 1744.
Notes (Hamnet):
The plates are signed: F. Hayman inv. H. Gravelot sculps.
Notes (Hamnet):
With a glossary at the end of v. 6.
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) T138604
Citations (Hamnet):
Alston, III.75
Subject (Hamnet):
Printing privileges (Printing) -- England -- Oxford -- 1743. rbpri
Subject (Hamnet):
Drawings -- 18th century. aat DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hanmer, Thomas, Sir, 1677-1746.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hayman, Francis, 1708-1776, artist.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Gravelot, Hubert François, 1699-1773, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hanmer, Thomas, Sir, 1677-1746, signer.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hayman, Francis, 1708-1776, signer.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Bunbury, Henry, Sir, 1778-1860, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Perry, Marsden J. (Marsden Jasiel), 1850-1935, former owner.
Call Number (Hamnet):
ART Vol. b72

Play scene from Hamlet