LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection
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Frank Howard. Portia pronouncing sentence. Oil on canvas, ca. 1830-1831
from a 4x5 color transparency
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HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
Howard, Frank, 1805-1866, artist.
Portia pronouncing sentence [graphic]. by Frank Howard.
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Physical Description (Hamnet):
1 painting on canvas : oil ; 71.2 x 91.5 cm.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Portia.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Shylock.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Merchant of Venice. Act IV. Scene 1 -- Illustrations.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Antonio.
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"Critical Notices: Exhibition of Pictures at the British Institution," Library of The Fine Arts, vol. 1, 1831, p. 161 (mentioned briefly)
A.L. Betts, 98 Sutherland Ave., Maida Vale, London W9, November 1927, £50, as by Daniel Maclise.
Condition reviewed The canvas is torn at the left center, and the paint surface suffers throughout from wide separation cracks
Exhibited: London, British Institution, 1831, no. 416.
Title from Pressly.
Pressly, W.L. Paintings in the Folger Shakespeare Library, 42