Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Edwin Austin Abbey

Edwin Austin Abbey (1852-1911) was a painter and illustrator. His paintings were mostly of historical (often Shakespearian) subjects.

 A Pavane (1897)

 King Lear: Cordelia's Farewell (1898)

 Richard Duke of Gloucester and the Lady Anne (1896)

 The Play Scene in Hamlet (1897)

'Who is Sylvia? What is She, That All the Swains Commend Her?' (1899-1900)

 Illustration to 'Sally in the Alley' (1886)

 Illustration to Oliver Goldsmith's 'She Stoops to Conquer' (1880s)

 Titania (1893)

'When Christmas comes about again Oh then I shall have money' (1889)
[frontispiece for Old Songs (Harper and Brothers, New York, 1889)]

Illustration to 'Judith Shakespeare' (1883)

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