John Tallis, Comedies, Illustration #17

Miss Julia Harland and Miss Conquest as Oberon and Puck

Caption: ‘OBE: Hast thou the flower there? Welcome, wanderer
PUCK: Ay, there it is.’ MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Act 2, Sc 2.

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Illustrator: Engraved by J Moore from a Daguerreotype by Paine of Islington

Original Illustration Size: 240 x 150mm / 9″16 x 5″26

Illustration Number: 17/21

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 / Comedies.

Published: London; New York: Printed and published by John Tallis and company [1850].

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