Inscribed, in plate, lower margin, center: SHAKSPEARE. / Second Part of / King Henry the Fourth / ACT IV, SCENE IV. / The Palace at Westminster. –King Henry asleep; Prince of Wales. / Pubd. [d is superscript] June 4, 1795 by John and Josiah Boydell, at the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall Mall & No. [o is superscript] 90 Cheapside LONDON.; inscribed, in plate, lower margin, far left: Painted by Josh. [h is superscript] Boydell.; numbered, in plate, lower margin, far left: 64; inscribed, in plate, lower margin, left: P. Henry Thy due from me, / Is tears, and heavy sorrows of thy blood / Which nature, love, and filial tenderness,; inscribed, in plate, lower margin, right: Shall, O dear father, pay thee plenteously: My due from thee is this imperial crown, / Which, as immediate from thy place & blood, / Derives itself to me.; inscribed, in plate, lower margin, far right: Engraved by Robt. [t is superscript] Thew, / Histl. [l is superscript] Engraverlo H.R.H. the Prince of Wales.
Lilla Willey, Thefford Center, Vermont; given to present collection, 2013.
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