Black and white proof illustrations for Shakeapeare's 'King Lear'.

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  • Reference
      GB 70 TGA 769/4/8
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      4 pieces

Scope and Content

Four sheets, with titles, quotes from the play and some autograph annotations by Nash. 'Act II, Scene 3. The Open Country.' 183mm x 153mm., 'Act II, Scene 4. Before Gloster's Castle.' 184mm x 153mm., 'Act IV, Scene I. The Heath.' 83mm x 152mm, 'Act IV, Scene 6. The Country near Dover.' 77mm x 152mm., 'Act IV, Scene 7. A tent in the French Camp.' 185mm x 153mm., 'Act V, Scene 1. The British Camp near Dover.' 80mm x 146mm., 'Act V, Scene 1. The British Camp near Dover.' 78mm x 153mm., 'Act V, Scene 2. A field between the 2 Camps.' 85mm x 152mm., 'Act V, Scene 3. The British Camp near Dover.' 75mm x 152mm.

Related Material

'King Lear' illustrated by Paul Nash, from Paul's personal book collection, held in Tate Archive (TGA 964/1/12).