Inscribed, in plate, lower margin, center: Shakspeare. / Second Part of / King Henry the Sixth. / Act I. Scene IV. / Mother Jourdain, Hume, Southwell, Bolingbroke & Eleanor. / Published Decr. [r is superscript] 1, 1796 by John & Josiah Boydell, at the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall Mall & N. 90 Cheapside.; inscribed, in plate, lower margin, far left: Painted by John Opie R.A.; numbered, in plate, lower margin, far left: 70; inscribed, in plate, lower margin, left: Spir. Adsum. / M. Jourd. Asmath. / By the eternal God, whose name and power; inscribed, in plate, lower margin, right: Thou tremblest at, answer that. I shall ask; / For till thou speak thou shalt not pass from hence. / Spir. Ask what thou wilt. – That I had said and done.
Lilla Willey, Thefford Center, Vermont; given to present collection, 2013.
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