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Lear and the Fool (From Book King Lear)

Modern and Contemporary Art
Lear and the Fool

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Lear and the Fool (From Book King Lear)

Artwork Details

Artist/Maker

Oskar Kokoschka
Austrian, 1886–1980

Date

1963

Medium

Lithograph on paper

Accession #

1979.61 H

Dimensions

Location

On View - Stent Family Wing, Level 2, Gallery 201

Description

Lear and Fool
Act III, Scene VI: “Arraign her first, ’tis Goneril.”

Out on the heath, Lear and the Fool talk about the king’s daughters’ dishonesty.

Credit

Gift of Dr. Sherman N. Leis through the Ackerman Foundation

Image Copyright

© Fondation Oskar Kokoschka/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ProLitteris, Zurich


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