Ada Rehan and Miss Dreher as Mrs. Ford and Mistress Page
Medium:Giclée Digital Print (Original engraving is in the GVSU Permanent Collection)
Black and white print of two women standing back-to-back in frilly dresses and hats. Both are looking at papers. From "The Merry Wives of Windsor", Act II Scene I.
The Merry Wives of Windsor is a comedy by William Shakespeare. The Windsor of the play's title is a reference to the town of Windsor, also the location of Windsor Castle, in Berkshire, England. It features the character Sir John Falstaff, the knight who had previously been featured in Henry IV, Part 1 and Part 2. It has been adapted for the opera on several occasions.