LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection
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Falstaff at the Boar's Head Inn. Oil on canvas, ca. 1840
Falstaff at the Boar's Head Tavern
from a 4x5 color transparency
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Falstaff at the Boar's Head Tavern [graphic]
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1 painting : oil on canvas ; 17 1/8 x 23 7/8 in. (43.5 x 60.7 cm.)
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Henry IV. Part 1. Act II. Scene 4 -- Illustrations.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Falstaff.
Condition reviewed canvas is now brittle and is beginning to buckle at the corners
Conserved 19320000 lined by Finlayson
Exhibited: Mead Art Building, Amherst College, "Henry IV" (no catalogue), 1959, as by Webster.
Signed and dated at lower left: "Webster 1840" (last digit is uncertain)
This record contains unverified data from a re-keying contract and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance.
Title from Pressly.
P. M. Barnard, Antiquarian Bookseller, 10 Dudley Rd., Tunbridge Wells ; Books and Manuscripts, 17 Church Rd., Tunbridge Wells, April 1927, £10, incorrectly identified as Prince Hal impersonating the king and Falstaff impersonating the prince.
Pressly, W.L. Paintings in the Folger Shakespeare Library, 98