Caption: ‘HAM: Whither wilt thou lead me! Speak, I’ll go no further.’ HAMLET. Act 1, Sc 5.
Illustrator: From a Daguerreotype by Paine of Islington
Original Illustration Size: 235 x 163mm / 9″8 x 6″12
Illustration Number: 1/26
Source Text: The complete works of Shakspere : revised from the original editions / with historical and analytical introductions to each play, also notes explanatory and critical, and a life of the poet by J.O. Halliwell … and other eminent commentators ; elegantly and appropriately illustrated by portraits engraved on steel, from daguerreotypes of the greatest and most intellectual actors of the age ; taken in the embodiment of the varied and life-like characters of our great national poet / Tragedies.
Published: London; New York: Printed and published by John Tallis and company .