Media Information

Collection name:
Folger Digital Image Collection
Digital Image File Name:
Source Title:
Costume of "Othello"
Source Creator:
William Shakespeare
Physical Description:
Costume for Emilia
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Source Call Number:
PROMPT Oth. 15
Creator (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Uniform Title (Hamnet):
Title (Hamnet):
Costume of "Othello."
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Physical Description (Hamnet):
13 watercolors.
Subject (Hamnet):
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Ellis, George, 1810?-1875.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Kean, Charles John, 1811?-1868, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873.
Notes (Hamnet):
Costume designs for a Macready production.
Notes (Hamnet):
Probably drawn and painted by George Ellis who sent them to Charles Kean.
Notes (Hamnet):
"The costume of this play is from the same authorities, as the - Merchant of Venice. - G. E."
Notes (Hamnet):
At beginning in ms. is an inventory of the costumes with explanatory notes.
Notes (Hamnet):
Title taken from head of ms. inventory.
Notes (Hamnet):
Title on spine: Othello costumes.
Notes (Hamnet):
"C.K." (partially rubbed off) stamped on spine.
Citations (Hamnet):
Shattuck: OTH, 27.
Call Number (Hamnet):
PROMPT Oth. 15

Costume of "Othello"