William Shakespeare Between Tragedy and Comedy by Richard Westall

Shakespeare is depicted sitting on a chair holding the hand of Comedy who is dressed in white floating robes and stands behind him.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
118 x 113 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,750 ( Total: £23,000)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Christie's

He points to Tragedy who wears a black cloak and seems to be walking away.

Provenance

Unknown

Venue details

Shakespeare's Family Homes The Shakespeare Centre, Henley Street, STRATFORD-UPON-AVON Warwickshire CV37 6QW 01789 204 016 www.shakespeare.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £26.25)

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