Othello relating the history of his Life to Brabantio and Desdemonda, These things to hear Which ever as she could with haste dispatch. Would Desdemona seriously incline: She'd come again, and with a greedy ear But still the house affairs would herthence: Devour up my discourse. Shakespeare Othello. Act I. Scene 3. From a Picture in the Collection of John Marshall Esq.r.
London, May 15th. 1826, Published by H. Fradelle, 8 Somerset Street, Portman Square. A Paris chez Chailloux Portelle Rue St. Honore.
Mezzotint, very fine with full margins, plate 442 x 512mm. 17¼ x 20".
Othello tells his father-in-law and beloved Desdemona of his travels and life being a soldier. After a painting by Henri Jean-Baptiste Victoire Fradelle (1778-1865), now in the collection of the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 14768] £280.00