Selected Works

  • Unknown artist

    Procession of Characters from Shakespeare’s Plays

    ca. 1840

    oil on board

    12 1/4 x 54 1/4 inches (31.1 x 137.8 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    Unknown artist, Procession of Characters from Shakespeare's Plays
  • James Northcote

    Master Betty as Hamlet, Before a Bust of Shakespeare

    1804-6

    oil on canvas

    22 x 16 inches (55.9 x 40.6 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    James Northcote, Master Betty as Hamlet, Before a Bust of Shakespeare
  • Johann Heinrich Ramberg

    Olivia, Maria, and Malvolio, from “Twelfth Night,” Act III, Scene iv

    1789

    oil on canvas

    62 1/8 x 86 7/8 inches (157.8 x 220.7 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    Johann Heinrich Ramberg, "Olivia, Maria, and Malvolio, from 'Twelfth Night'
  • Attributed to Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg

    Falstaff with the Body of Hotspur

    ca. 1786

    oil on paper

    12 x 11 1/4 inches (30.5 x 28.6 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    Attributed to Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg, Falstaff with the Body of Hotsp
  • James Smetham

    Imogen and the Shepherds, from “Cymbeline,” Act IV, Scene ii

    ca. 1874

    oil over ink on panel

    4 3/4 x 12 9/16 inches (12.1 x 31.9 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    James Smetham, "Imogen and the Shepherds, from 'Cymbeline,' Act IV, Scene ii"
  • Charles Hunt

    Children acting the “Play Scene” from “Hamlet,” Act II, Scene ii

    1863

    oil on canvas

    18 x 26 inches (45.7 x 66 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    "Charles Hunt, Children acting the 'Play Scene' from 'Hamlet,' Act II, Scene ii
  • Joseph Noel Paton

    Puck and Fairies, from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

    ca. 1850

    oil on millboard

    10 3/8 x 12 1/4 inches (26.4 x 31.1 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    Joseph Noel Paton, Puck and Fairies, from "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
  • George Cruikshank

    The First Appearance of William Shakespeare on the Stage of the Globe Theatre

    1864

    oil on canvas

    27 7/8 x 21 7/8 inches (70.8 x 55.6 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    George Cruikshank, The First Appearance of William Shakespeare on the Stage of
  • John S. Clifton

    Buck Washing on Datchet Mead, from “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” Act III, Scene v

    1849

    oil on panel

    30 x 24 inches (76.2 x 61 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    John S. Clifton, Buck Washing on Datchet Mead from "The Merry Wives of Windsor"
  • Thomas Stothard

    Prospero, Miranda, and Ariel, from “The Tempest,” Act I, Scene ii

    ca. 1799

    oil on paper laid on canvas

    8 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches (21 x 26 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    Thomas Stothard, "Prospero, Miranda and Ariel, from 'The Tempest,' Act I,