John Gilbert, King Lear, Illustration #1

King Lear Full Page Introductory Illustration

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Illustrator: John Gilbert

Engraver: Dalziel Brothers

Original Illustration Size: 195 x 125 mm / 7″20 x 4″28

Illustration Number: 1/24

Source Text: The Works of Shakespeare / Edited by Howard Staunton / The Illustrations by John Gilbert / Engraved by the Dalziel Brothers / Vol. 3

Published: London: George Routledge and Sons, 1867

One thought on “John Gilbert, King Lear, Illustration #1

  1. This illustration is reprinted in The Works of William Shakspere, edited by Charles Knight (London, Glasgow and New York: 1888), ope. p. 711, with a quotation from Act 5, sc. iii as a caption: Lear, ‘Come, let’s away to prison’.

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