18th Century Stipple Engraving From John & Josiah Boydell’s “Shakespeare Gallery” Entitled “Taming of the Shrew, Induction, Scene II, A Room in the Lord’s House …” 1791

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18th Century Large Format Stipple Engraved Shakespeare Plate From John & Josiah Boydell’s “Shakespeare Gallery” Entitled “Taming of the Shrew” after the painting by Robert Smirke (British, 1752-1845), and engraved by Robert Thew (British, 1758-1802), published in London, June 1791, by John & Josiah Boydell.

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  • 18th Century Large Format Stipple Engraved Shakespeare Plate From John & Josiah Boydell’s “Shakespeare Gallery” Entitled “Taming of the Shrew, Induction, Scene II, A Room in the Lord’s House …” after the painting by Robert Smirke (British, 1752-1845), and engraved by Robert Thew (British, 1758-1802), published London June 1791 by John & Josiah Boydell | Matted and framed under glass | Approx. Dimensions: 23.75″ H x 36″ W | Engraving has been sent to our restoration department to be straightened under the matt.  In very good + antique condition, with no noticeable foxing or toning present.

  • Artist / Maker

    Engraved by Robert Thew (British, 1758-1802), published London June 1791 by John & Josiah Boydell

    Date

    18th Century

    Frame

    Yes

    Kind

    Engravings, Prints

    Medium

    Engraving

    Origin

    United Kingdom

    Subject

    Figurative, Interiorscape

    Title

    Taming of the Shrew, Induction, Scene II, A Room in the Lord’s House