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Portrait of William ("Will") Kemp performing with a drummer
Portrait of William ("Will") Kemp performing with a drummer
ID NumberK320-01
TitlePortrait of William ("Will") Kemp performing with a drummer
Date1793
SubjectKemp, William, fl. 1600
Clowns
Dancers
Actors
Costume
Theater--History--16th century--Pictorial works
Performing arts--History--16th century--Pictorial works
TypeEngravings
DimensionsBorder 3 x 4 inches
TechniqueEtching
Engraving
Stippling
DescriptionWhole-length portrait, dancing to music of a drum. From a woodcut on title to his Nine Daies Wonder, 1600. With title: "William Kempe. The original performer of Dogberry in Much ado about Nothing".
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Physical CollectionUniversity of Illinois Theatrical Print Collection
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
CollectionPortraits of Actors, 1720-1920, University of Illinois Library
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