“King Lear, Act 1, Scene 1”

Richard Earlom and Henry Fuseli. From A Collection of Prints, from Pictures Painted for the Purpose of Illustrating the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by John Boydell. 1803.

Image of King Lear, Act 1, Scene 1

King Lear disowns his daughter Cordelia before her sisters, their husbands, and other members of the court. This engraving is based on a painting by the Swiss-born artist Henry Fuseli.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title King Lear, Act 1, Scene 1
Publication Title A Collection of Prints, from Pictures Painted for the Purpose of Illustrating the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare
Short Title King Lear, Act 1, Scene 1, 1803
Creator Richard Earlom and Henry Fuseli
Publication Creator John Boydell
Publication Date 1803
Call Number Case oversize YS 65 .11
Location Special Collections 4th floor