• Title: Lear and Cordelia
  • Creator: Mary Hoare, 1753–1820, British
  • Creator Lifespan: 1753/1820
  • Creator Nationality: British
  • Creator Gender: female
  • Date Created: ca. 1781
  • Physical Dimensions: Mount: 22 11/16 x 17 13/16 inches (57.7 x 45.3 cm) Contemporary drawn border: 22 9/16 x 17 5/8 inches (57.3 x 44.8 cm) Sheet (cropped to image): 22 x 17 1/2 inches (55.9 x 44.5 cm)
  • Subject Keywords: cushions, throne, dress, cloaks, woman, men, standing, daughter, father, tragedy, crown (costume component), literary theme, gesturing, sitting, footstool
  • External Link: See this work of art on the Yale Center for British Art website
  • Medium: Watercolor with black ink and scraping over graphite on thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper mounted on thick, textured, beige card with contemporary drawn border
  • Repository Name: Yale Center for British Art
  • Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

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