George Romney. “Shakespeare Nursed by Tragedy and Comedy.” London: J. & J. Boydell, 1803. Engraving by B. Smith. 10 1/4 x 12 1/2. Trimmed just to bottom of imprint at bottom. Otherwise, very good condition.
A rich engraving showing an infant William Shakespeare being nursed by Tragedy and Comedy. The engraving by B. Smith, was based on a painting by G. Rommey. Issued in 1803 by Boydell’s Shakespeare Gallery.