The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.2256  Tuesday, 21 December 1999.

From:           Fran Barasch <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Monday, 20 Dec 1999 11:40:58 EST
Subject: 10.2245 Re: Pyrrhus Speech
Comment:        Re: SHK 10.2245 Re: Pyrrhus Speech

Thanks for all the suggestions about visual imagery in the Pyrrhus

For those interested, "A thousand moral paintings I can show/ That shall
demonstrate those quick blows of Fortune...."   Some relevant bookplates
appear in Bk II of "Eneidos (clxxiv.v) in Sebastian Brandt's "Publii
Virgilii Maronis Opere" (Argentinae, 1502); woodcuts and single-sheet
engravings of Trojan War are collected  at Biblio.nat., Cabinet des
Estampes (Courbain, 836 and Collection de Mythologique, T47).  Newberry
Library has illustrated editions of Aeneid.  I have not yet checked the
Brit. lib. prints collection.

Best wishes, Fran Barasch

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