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Set drawing for Charles Kean's production at the Princess's Theatre in 1850. This
was first archaeological mounting both in scenery and costume (see HAMLET THROUGH
THE AGES, p. 48). A platform, separated from the castle by a drawbridge. The castle
itself dominates the background. It stands high up upon a high rock.
Folger Act/Sc/L: 1.5.2
Arden Act/Sc/L: 1.5.1
Artist (Original work): Grieve, Thomas
Date (Original work): 1850
Size: 14 x 20.2 cms; 5 1/2 x 8 in
Production: Princess's Theatre (Charles Kean), 1850.
Location: FSL. Art Vol. d15 no. 9. Charles Kean. The Original Water Color
Drawings from Which the Scenery Used by Charles Kean in his Shakespearian and
Other Productions Was Executed. Vol. One.