The Triumph of Clytemnestra

The Triumph of Clytemnestra

William Makepeace Thackeray

Wood engraving

c.1861

Illustration for Chapter 51, Thackeray's Vanity Fair

"The performers were called by the whole house, which sounded with cries of "Manager! Clytemnestra!" AGAMEMNON could not be got to show in his classical tunic, but stood in the background with Ægisthus and others of the performers of the little play."

Image scanned by Gerald Ajam and captions by Tiaw Kay Siang and Sabrina Lim.

[You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person who scanned the image and (2) link your document to this URL]