Searching for Shakespeare - Wells, Stanley W., and Shapiro, James, and Cooper, Tarnya

In 1856 the newly founded National Portrait Gallery was presented with a compelling painting of William Shakespeare, known as the 'Chandos' portrait. Yet today few scholars agree that a true contemporary portrait of the most famous playwright in the history of English literature actually exists. Despite Shakespeare's enduring fame, his life and ...

Searching for Shakespeare 2006, National Portrait Gallery Publications, London

ISBN-13: 9781855143616