Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: [Scene from Taming of the shrew - act V, sc. 2] [graphic] / [John Wright].

Digital Image File Name: 
35561
Source Call Number: 
ART Box W951 no.151 (size S)
Source Creator: 
Wright, John Massey, 1777-1866, artist.
Source Title: 
[Scene from Taming of the shrew - act V, sc. 2] [graphic] / [John Wright].
Source Created or Published: 
[late 18th cent. or 19th cent.]
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Wright, John Massey, 1777-1866, artist.
Title (Hamnet): 
[Scene from Taming of the shrew - act V, sc. 2] [graphic] / [John Wright].
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
[late 18th cent. or 19th cent.]
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 drawing : watercolor ; 7 3/8 x 6 in.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Taming of the shrew. Act 5. Scene 2, depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Drawings -- 18th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Drawings -- 19th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Katherine (Fictitious character : Shakespeare), depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Petruchio (Fictitious character : Shakespeare. Taming of the shrew), depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Petruchio (Taming of the shrew), depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Katherina, depicted.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Provenance: Item was purchased by the Folgers from Maggs Bros., July-August, 1925.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Subject: Drawing pictures Katherina standing left of center in a dancing pose, wearing a long pink gown, A scarf is flowing upwards behind her and her right hand is raised in the air. Petruchio is seated right of center in a purple suit. Others are seated and standing around a table in the background.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title devised by cataloger.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Artist: Style of this watercolor differs from the majority of items attributed to Wright in the FSL collection.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Item is labeled on the mat with artist, play title, act and scene division and quotation. A booksellers marking has been made in pencil on the mat. Item is not signed.
Notes (Hamnet): 
This record contains unverifiable data from old cards and may contain incorrect or incomplete text. Please consult Curator for assistance.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
ART Box W951 no.151 (size S)