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The story of the Grafton portrait of William Shakespeare Aetatis svae 24, 1588,

Thomas Kay

The story of the Grafton portrait of William Shakespeare Aetatis svae 24, 1588,

with an account of the sack and destruction of the manor house of Grafton Regis by the parliamentary forces on Christmas Eve, 1643

by Thomas Kay

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Published by S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Portraits.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Kay.
    GenrePortraits.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination82 p.
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22913996M

    The student's Shakespeare. Thirty-seven plays, analyzed and topically arranged for the use of clergymen, lawyers, students, etc. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Published under title: The student's topical Shakespeare. Also available in digital form. William Shakespeare was the son of John Shakespeare, an alderman and a successful glover originally from Snitterfield, and Mary Arden, the daughter of an affluent landowning farmer. He was born in Stratford-upon-Avon and baptised there on 26 April

    Thomas kay wrote ‘The Grafton Portrait of Shakespeare’ in his endeavour to prove that it was indeed Shakespeare. The writer died before publication of his book in Yourbard , 29 June (UTC) Shakespeare has amblyopia in all the most reliable likenesses - anyone know if . William Shakespeare - William Shakespeare - The romances: Concurrently, nonetheless, and then in the years that followed, Shakespeare turned again to the writing of comedy. The late comedies are usually called romances or tragicomedies because they tell stories of wandering and separation leading eventually to tearful and joyous reunion. They are suffused with a bittersweet mood that seems.

    At 18 he married a local woman, Anne Hathaway, who was eight years older and pregnant; she bore him a daughter, Susanna, in , and twins Hamnet and Judith in (Hamnet, his only son, died at age 11). What followed is the most crucial gap in Shakespeare's story - the "lost years" ( to ) in which there are no records of his activities. The wish that was father to that thought is made helpfully explicit by the artistic director of the Stratford Festival in Ontario, Richard Monette, who contacted Nolen soon after the story broke, expressing a desire to adopt the Sanders as the Canadian Stratford's own official portrait of Shakespeare, to be retitled 'Shakespeare in the New World'.


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PARTRIDOE 5t Co., LTD. OLD BAILEY. The so-called Grafton Portrait of Shakespeare bears the date ; the age of the sitter is 24 years. we have been told that it cannot possibly be a portrait of William Shakespeare.

(The National Portrait Gallery issued that statement in Octobera statement further supported by Dr. Wells’s recent declarations about the Janssen/Cobbe.

William Shakespeare, often called England's national poet, is considered the greatest dramatist of all time. His works are loved throughout the world, but Shakespeare's personal life is. The Grafton Portrait by an unknown artist of a man whose age, like Shakespeare's, was 24 in It belongs to the John Rylands University Library Manchester.

A Man Clasping a Hand from a Cloud, by Nicholas Hilliard dated This was identified as Shakespeare by Leslie Hotson in his book Shakespeare by Hilliard (). Skeptical scholars. An iconic portrait used on the cover of numerous books about William Shakespeare is not of the playwright at all, the National Portrait Gallery said.

Letters: Your report on the current Shakespeare exhibition (March 2) repeats the unsurprising claim of the National Portrait Gallery's Tarnya. The Story of the Grafton Portrait of William Shakespeare Aetatis Swith an Account of the Sack and Destruction of the Manor House of Grafton Regis by the Parliamentary Forces on Christmas Eve, Thomas Kay.

L – Grafton (candidate for portrait of Shakespeare) R – Christopher Marlowe. Everything about it fits. The dates that remain in the corners of the painting: “Age 24” and “” certainly fit: Marlowe was born in ; in he was   A British magazine has published an image of a figure that it says is the first and only known demonstrably authentic portrait of William Shakespeare made in his lifetime.

In his own time, William Shakespeare (–) was rated as merely one among many talented playwrights and poets, but since the late 17th century has been considered the supreme playwright and poet of the English language.

No other dramatist's work has been performed even remotely as often on the world stage as Shakespeare. The plays have often been drastically adapted in performance. The mystery surrounding a famous portrait of William Shakespeare has been solved, say experts. Historians have disagreed about the origins of The Flower Portrait, which bears the inscription Not everyone has been convinced that the portrait, owned by the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC), was painted during the playwright's lifetime.

The sitter of the Grafton portrait was the same age as Shakespeare, according to its inscription, but is unlikely to be him. The Sanders portrait, also dated, shows a.

The Story of the Grafton Portrait of William Shakespeare Aetatis S with an Account of the Sack and Destruction of the Manor House of Graft. The poet, actor and playwright William Shakespeare is one of the world’s most celebrated cultural figures, and it is perhaps appropriate that this painting was the first to be presented to the newly founded National Portrait Gallery in His prodigious output included poems, sonnets, history plays, tragedies and.

The Importance of William Shakespeare authored by Thomas Thrasher, nonfiction book, about Shakespeare's early life and what happened during those times in London, England.

First, John Shakespeare, William's father, begins as an apprentice glove maker before marrying Mary Arden, receiving a coat of arms, and opening his own shop. Shortly after Shakespeare died, two of his longtime friends and colleagues— John Heminge and Henry Condell —edited Shakespeare's plays and collected them in a book titled Mr.

William.A great deal of fuss has been made this week about a supposed "newly discovered portrait of Shakespeare" found on the title page engraving of sixteenth century botany book.

The editor of UK lifestyle magazine Country Life, in which the discovery was announced, declared it "The Literary Discovery of the Century." The story was dutifully picked.