[Memorandum on the production of the Boydells" edition of Shakespeare, 1802] by George Nicol

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  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.

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StatementGeorge Nicol.
ContributionsBoydell, John., Boydell, Josiah.
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Alice Rylance-Watson tells the story of a lateth century art venture, the Boydell Shakespeare Gallery, which occasioned some of the most beautiful and iconic paintings of Shakespearean scenes.

She discusses the relationship between commerce and fine art, and outlines the important role Boydell's enterprise played in the rise of British bardolatry.

Shipped from UK, please allow 10 to 21 business days for arrival. Consisting of 3 parts; Santaniello's Introduction and Bibliographical Note, followed by Facsimiles of Volumes I and II of 'The Boydell Collection of Prints Illustrating the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare' first publishedand a further 'Collection of the Prints Takes From the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare, first Author: Josiah Boydell, John;Boydell.

About this Item: Arno, New York, USA, HardBack. Condition: Very Good. Consisting of 3 parts; Santaniello's Introduction and Bibliographical Note, followed by Facsimiles of Volumes I and II of 'The Boydell Collection of Prints Illustrating the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare' first publishedand a further 'Collection of the Prints Takes From the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare.

Inthe publisher John Boydell opened the Shakespeare Gallery, an exhibition space in London’s Pall Mall showcasing paintings that exclusively represented scenes from Shakespeare’s plays. The Gallery was a bid to revive ‘history painting’ (the practice of depicting scenes from the Bible.

Fore-Edge Edge of the book furthest from the spine. Occasionally the text of a book will be put into a specialized book press and painted, often with a scene from the book or a landscape, so that the painting is invisible when the book is closed but visible when somebody bends the text and fans the pages—known as a fore-edge painting.

This impressive collection of engravings illustrating the dramatic works of Shakespeare takes a new look at the long-neglected area of romantic earlyth-century art. Nearly illustrations depict dramatic scenes from AMidsummer Night's Dream, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Tempest, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Measure for Measure, Macbeth, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, and.

Boydell's Shakespeare gallery. Winifred H. Friedman. Garland Pub., From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Chapter Is The Gallery and Aesthetic Theory Art / European Art / History / General Drama / Shakespeare Illustration of books Literary Criticism.

The Boydell Shakespeare prints by Boydell, John () and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Folger Shakespeare Library Editions, designed to make Shakespeare's plays and poems accessible to all readers, are the most popular Shakespeare texts in high school classrooms nationwide.

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The Boydell Shakespeare Gallery in London, England, was the first stage of a three-part project initiated in November by engraver and publisher John Boydell in an effort to foster a school of British history addition to the establishment of the gallery, Boydell planned to produce an illustrated edition of William Shakespeare's plays and a folio of prints based upon a series of.

This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning : Paperback.

Recommended Shakespeare Editions: Arden, Oxford, and Cambridge. Melchiori wrote a great book on the sonnets, and here he makes a quirky edition out of a weird little play. The Norton Shakespeare 2nd Edition (edited by Greenblatt, Cohen, Howard, and Maus) took the Oxford text as its basis and so disqualifies itself on that account.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A selection of 90 engraved plates from The dramatic works of Shakespeare originally published in nine volumes and printed by W. Bulmer and Co., for John and Josiah Boydell, G. and W. Nicol, London, in "--Title page verso.

Shakespeare Unlimited: Episode 52In the decades after Shakespeare's death, his works temporarily fell out of favor. His renaissance is usually credited to actor-manager David Garrick, who staged a Shakespeare Jubilee in Riding Garrick's coattails, an artistic entrepreneur named John Boydell later opened one of England's first art galleries, devoted to paintings of scenes.

To the memory of my beloved, the Author Mr. William Shakespeare: And what he hath left us Upon the Lines and Life of the Famous Scenic Poet, Master William Shakespeare A Catalogue of the Several Comedies, Histories, And Tragedies Contained in this Volume.

Book-Plate Label, generally affixed to the front pastedown, identifying a book’s owner. Broadside Sheet printed on one side, typically for public display, usually larger than folio size (a folio being a broadside-size sheet printed on both sides and folded once, to make four pages).

Boydell's The Shakespeare Gallery opened in in Pall Mall, and the first set of engravings based on the paintings was issued in Ten years passed before the nine-volume folio edition was published inand in the next year,Boydell printed the two-volume elephant folios of all the engravings based on the paintings in the gallery.

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and M. de Vergennes. Dark blue six-volume slip case titled in gold William Shakespeare The Complete Plays. This was the second edition by The Folio Society and it is based on a more authoritative text than the first.

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The Boydell Shakespeare prints by John;Boydell Boydell. Arno Press. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

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Nearly illustrations depict dramatic scenes from "A""Midsummer Night's Dream," "The ""Merry Wives of Windsor, Tempest, Two Gentlemen of Verona," "Measure for Measure, Macbeth.

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Get this from a library. Shakespeare. [Raymond Macdonald Alden] -- This fascinating title, first published inpresents a detailed overview of the life and works of Shakespeare.

Alden first considers Shakespeare's Elizabethan context, alongside exploring the. The gallery, the folio, and the illustrated edition consist of over a hundred works painted and engraved by tens of different artists.

There is no good way to analyze all of those works succinctly in one article. In her work Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery, Friedman breaks down her artistic analysis by artist. She has several pages on each artist. There's something exciting about Shakespeare retold from the perspective of unexpected characters, and this book fits the bill: Enter Three Witches is Author: Julia Seales.

About What Jane Saw in What was The Shakespeare Gallery, and why did Boydell build it. When and why did it close. What was the public reaction to The Shakespeare Gallery. If the gallery opened in and closed inwhy pick. Did Boydell's book-length Catalogue really function as. The King of Navarre wishes to devote himself to the life of the mind, that is until love intervenes in Shakespeare’s most sophisticated and intellectual comedy.

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The Boydells focused all their attention on the Shakespeare edition and other large projects, such as The History of the River Thames and The Complete Works of John Milton, rather than on lesser, more profitable ventures. When both the Shakespeare enterprise and the Thames book failed, the firm had no capital to fall back upon.

Boydell Shakespeare Vol. 1 and 2. Have a works of Shakespeare excelsior edition, We have a 3 book set of Shakespeare's work including the Comedies, Histories and Tragedies.

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