Lady Macduff and Family Surprized and Murdered by the Order of Macbeth. Vide Shakespeare's Tragedy of Macbeth, Act. IV. Sc. 2.Enter Murderers. Lady Macduff.__"what are these fuces." Murderer. "where is your husband?" Lady Macduff. "I hope in no place so unsanctified, where such as thou may'st find him." To the Corporation and Inhabitants of the Borough of Liverpool this plate of Lady Macduff, is most respectfully dedicated; by their much obliged and obedient humble servant, William Martin.
Engraved from the Original Picture 12 feet by 9 (presented by the Artist &) placed in the Exchange of Liverpool.~Published for the Proprietor August 11th.1804, by Wm Martin, Windsor Castle; and H. Macklin, 39, Fleet Street, London.
Rare Stipple. 509 x 636mm. 20 x 25".
The murder of Lady Macduff and her family, following the orders of Macbeth.
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