Caricature of Squire Bancroft and Edgar Bruce
Caricature of Sir Squire Bancroft (1841-1926) and Edgar Bruce (1845?-1901), both actor-managers. Bancroft is portrayed as Shylock wanting his pound of flesh, in the form of payment for the use of the Prince of Wales Theatre, London.
© Terry Parker / Mary Evans Picture Library
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The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare
Promotional postcard for The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare; set to music by Adrian Welles Beecham. First produced at the Grand Theatre, Brighton, 18th September and Duke of Yorks Theatre 20th November 1922. The image shows Augustus Milner as Shylock. Artist: Royden Wilkinson. Date: 1922
© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
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