Augustus L. Egg
24.5 x W 18.2 cm
The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Oxford WA1942.56
Presented by the Leicester Galleries, 1942
This depiction of the main female character in Shakespeare’s Othello was reproduced as a steel engraving in the 1839 The Complete Works of Shakspeare [sic]. According to ArtUK, this is one of six paintings of Shakespeare’s heroines.
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