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Foliage. Upon a cushion lies the royal crown and sceptre as though discarded.
The sleeping King Hamlet is not shown but a serpent is depicted climbing up to
Folger Act/Sc/L: 1.5.42
Arden Act/Sc/L: 1.5.35
Artist: Gear, J.W
Artist (Original work): Thurston, John
Date (Original work):
Medium: Ink drawing
Size: 4 x 5.5 cms; 1 5/8 x 2 1/8 in
Location:FSL. Art Vol. c38 no. 266. From SHAKESPEARE ILLUSTRATIONS.