John Tallis, Histories, Illustration #15

Mr. J. W. Wallack as Gloster

Caption: ‘GLO: Clarence still breathes;
Edward still lives and reigns,
When they are gone then must I count my gains.’ RICHARD III. Act I. Sc I.

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Illustrator: From a Daguerreotype by P. Hass of New York

Original Illustration Size, Left: 157 x 120mm / 6″0 x 4″24

Illustration Number: 15/22

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 / Histories.

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

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