Lawn as white
Photomechanical reproduction of pen and ink drawing.
4½ x 3 inches
Songs from the Plays of Shakespeare , facing p.40.
A curious, dream-like treatment of the song fromThe Winter’s Tale. Pre-Raphaelite detail spills from the page in this curiosity-cabinet of masks, ‘pins and poking-sticks of steel’, bracelets and gloves. Another dense image in the manner of Fred Sandys.
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Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.
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