1850s, England, Historical, Victorian Stage

The Merchant of Venice Set Design.

Stage design for the exterior of Shylock’s house in Act II of Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare, design by William Telbin, Princess’s Theatre, London, 12 June 1858.

Charles Kean employed the best set designers and scene painters, including Thomas Grieve, William Telbin, William Gordon, William Cuthbert and Frederick Lloyds.


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