Martin Droeshout

(c. 1601—1650)

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Engraver of the portrait of Shakespeare on the title page of the first folio (1623). Schoenbaum says: ‘How he obtained the commission we do not know—perhaps his fee was ...

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism — Art.

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