Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Othello & Desdemona [graphic] / [Felix Darley].

Digital Image File Name: 
35869
Source Call Number: 
ART Box D221 no.15 (size L)
Source Creator: 
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888, artist.
Source Title: 
Othello & Desdemona [graphic] / [Felix Darley].
Source Created or Published: 
[1884?]
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888, artist.
Title (Hamnet): 
Othello & Desdemona [graphic] / [Felix Darley].
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
[1884?]
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 drawing : pencil and charcoal ; irreg. image 387 x 302 mm., on sheet 453 x 302 mm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello. Act 4. Scene 2, depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Book illustrations -- 19th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Desdemona (Fictitious character), depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Drawings -- 19th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Othello (Fictitious character), depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Desdemona, depicted.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Othello, depicted.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Darley, Jane Colburn, fl. 1859-1909, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888.
Notes (Hamnet): 
History: Drawing is a study for an ink wash drawing which was reproduced as a photogravure for the 'Darley Gallery of Shakespearean Illustration' published by Stoddart in New York and Philadelphia, 1884. The 1888 Bryant edition of Shakespeare, published by Amies, also contained the photogravure. FSL has the original wash drawing for which this study was made (ART Box D221 no.51, which is dated 1884) as well as copies of the resulting photogravure (ART Inv. 448 or ART Vol f80 and PR 2752 1888e Sh.Col.).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Provenance: Drawing is listed as no. 457 in Henkel's Jan. 1909 Sale catalog. For further provenance information see entry under Darley for Darley gallery of Shakespearean illustration.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title derived from penciled note on verso of drawing.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
ART Box D221 no.15 (size L)