William Shakespeare [&] The Globe on BankSide Where Shakespere Acted.
Two engravings, dimensions 200 x 140mm (8 x 5¾"), portrait, and 105 x 70mm (4 x 2¾"), Globe. Both trimmed and glued to album sheet.
Two prints from the late 18th century showing William Shakespeare and the Globe theatre where he acted and had his plays performed. During this period, the publisher John Boydell instigated an increase in prints related to Shakespeare by commissioning leading artists to paint pictures which he displayed at his 'Shakespeare Gallery' and sold prints of.
[Ref: 37640] £85.00