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After Francis Wheatley. Jaquenetta Approaching Sir Nathaniel with Berowne's Letter. Oil on canvas, early 19th century
Jaquenetta Approaching Sir Nathaniel with Berowne's Letter
from a 4x5 color transparency
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Jaquenetta approaching Sir Nathaniel with Berowne's letter [graphic]. after Francis Wheatley.
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Early nineteenth century.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
1 painting : oil on canvas ; 30 x 24 7/8 in. (76.2 x 63.2 cm.)
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Sir Nathaniel.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Love's labour's lost. Act IV. Scene 2 -- Illustrations.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Jaquenetta.
Annotated and dated at lower left: "F Wheatley / 1792[?]".
Engravings after original: J. Neagle, 4 June 1793.
Exhibited: 'As imagination bodies forth...' [paintings] Oct. 28, 1993-Feb. 15, 1994.
G. Michelmore & Co., Rare Books, Autographs, Manuscripts, 5 Royal Opera Arcade, Pall Mall, London SW1, it is not known when Folger purchased it from Michelmore.
Original painting: The Boydell picture dates to around 1792. Its present whereabouts is unknown.
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Title from Pressly.
Provenance: Appeared in Michelmore catalogue, "Shakespeareana Illustrated [1923?], no. 45, as by Wheatley, repr. in color, asking price £250.
Pressly, W.L. Paintings in the Folger Shakespeare Library, 88
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