Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Falstaff and Doll Tearsheet

Digital Image File Name: 
Source Call Number: 
Source Creator: 
Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, artist.
Source Title: 
Falstaff and Doll Tearsheet
Image Details: 
from a 4x5 color transparency
Source Created or Published: 
ca. 1827
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
Creator (Hamnet): 
Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, artist.
Title (Hamnet): 
Falstaff and Doll Tearsheet [graphic]. Thomas Stothard.
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
ca. 1827.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 painting on panel : oil ; 21.2 x 15.3 cm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. II Henry IV. Act II. Scene 4 -- Illustrations.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Paintings. gmgpc
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Doll Tearsheet.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Falstaff.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Thomas Agnew and Sons, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Taylor, J. E., former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Condition reviewed the paint surface suffers from overpainting and separation cracks. At one point when it was behind glass, some mold also began to develop
Notes (Hamnet): 
Engravings: Engraved by S. Davenport for the title page to the 1827 edition of Shakespeare's plays published by Thomas Tegg, London.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Exhibited: London, Royal Academy of Arts, "Exhibition of Works by the Old Masters, and by Deceased Masters of the British School; including Special Collections of Works of Thomas Stothard, R.A., of William Blake, and of John Pettie, R.A.," Winter Exhbition, 1894, no. 245, as "Falstaff"; 'As imagination bodies forth...' [paintings] Oct. 28, 1993-Feb.15, 1994.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Maggs Bros., Rare Books, Prints and Autographs, 34-35 Conduit St., New Bond St., London, November 1929, £19.16.0 for pair (the play is incorrectly identified in the Folger files as The Merry Wives of Windsor, III, 3)
Notes (Hamnet): 
This record contains unverified data from a re-keying contract and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title from Pressly.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Provenance: Collection of J. E. Taylor, London, by 1894; label of Thomas Agnew & sons at the top back of the panel indicates that this work at some point passed through the hands of this London dealer.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Pressly, W.L. Paintings in the Folger Shakespeare Library, 76
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