Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: [The witches appear to Macbeth and Banquo] [graphic] / painted by H. Fuseli ; aqua fortis by Trotter.

Digital Image File Name: 
36673
Source Call Number: 
ART Box F993 no.5 (size XL)
Source Creator: 
Trotter, Thomas, ca. 1750-1803, printmaker.
Source Title: 
[The witches appear to Macbeth and Banquo] [graphic] / painted by H. Fuseli ; aqua fortis by Trotter.
Source Created or Published: 
London : publish'd by J. & J. Boydell, Cheapside & at the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall Mall, Jany. 1, 1790.
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Trotter, Thomas, ca. 1750-1803, printmaker.
Title (Hamnet): 
[The witches appear to Macbeth and Banquo] [graphic] / painted by H. Fuseli ; aqua fortis by Trotter.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
publish'd by J. & J. Boydell, Cheapside & at the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall Mall,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Jany. 1, 1790.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 print : etching ; image 445 x 592 mm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Weïrd Sisters, depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth, depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Weird Sisters (Fictitious characters), depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent. -- In literature, depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Prints -- 18th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Macbeth, depicted.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
John and Josiah Boydell (Firm), publisher.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Shakspeare Gallery.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Fuseli, Henry, 1741-1825, artist.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title from Weinglass.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Apparently never published; four proofs are known (three at the Folger Shakespeare Library, one at the British Museum).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Incorrectly described by Weinglass as earlier state of James Caldwall's 1798 print after the same painting.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Weinglass, D.H. Prints and engraved illustrations by and after Henry Fuseli, 120
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
"Fuseli. First state. Scene from Shakespeare"--penciled note on back of print.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
ART Box F993 no.5 (size XL)