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Title The Merchant of Venice
Document Type Production Notes
Reference Merch 18
Primary Association Macready, William Charles
Associated Names Ellis, George, Marshall, Charles; Kean, Charles John
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 27 Dec 1841
Description Scenery designs, probably Charles Marshall's originals for Macready's Drury Lane Production. Contains identifying notes by George Ellis on opposite pages.
Genre Comedy; Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society
Content Keywords revenge, money, friendship, love, justice, greed, sea, religion, disguise
Context Keywords scenery, stage
Visual Content Watercolour designs for 9 scenes.
Additional Information Sent to Kean with the book in 1846. (Merch. 17)
Shattuck Code MV 19
Play The Merchant of Venice
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.