Reference number
  • A08
  • Collection
  • 1869-1878
Extent and medium
  • 2 A3 posters
  • ┆Two engravings after paintings by Ford Madox Brown, depicting scenes from Shakespeare: 'Cordelia's Portion' - Depicts the opening scene of *King Lear* , Act 1 Scene 1, in which King Lear divides his kingdom between his daughters. 'Romeo and Juliet'- Depicts the scene in which Romeo leaves Juliet with an embrace on the balcony, Act 3 Scene 5.
Administrative history
  • ┆Ford Madox Brown (1821-1893) was a British painter of moral and historical subjects. His most notable paintings include *Work* and *The Last of England* .
Conditions governing access
  • Open for general access. External researchers are advised to make an appointment with the Archivist.
Conditions governing reproduction
  • Material may be copied for research purposes only, subject to copyright regulations and the condition of the material.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
  • Images are in good condition.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
  • The source is unknown, but it was likely purchased as a teaching resource.
Archivist's note
  • Catalogued by Gursharan Hayre, Gradurate Champion, January 2018