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Quotation at foot: 'Adieu, adieu, adieu! Remember me.' The Ghost apparently disappearing
into the ground at left foreground (only his head and plumed helmet are visible,
surrounded by clouds or vapours). Hamlet, legs apart with hat fallen on ground
in front of him, stares in horror, his hands raised in terror. He wears doublet,
breeches and hose and holds his drawn sword in his right hand. He stands facing
the viewer. Behind him is some foliage.
Folger Act/Sc/L: 1.5.98
Arden Act/Sc/L: 1.5.91
Artist (Original work): Loutherbourg, Philippe Jacques de
Date (Original work): 1788 (or prior)
Size: 7.8 cms (circle); 3 1/16 in (20 x 12.5 cms - full plate)
Location: FSL. Art File S528h1 no. 11, pt. 3. Cf. another circular version
(unsigned and undated) in FSL. Art Vol. a34 (Vol. 17, opp. p. 490).