Location Notes:
AGS

Krol Lear

Artwork
Identifier:
2000.252.1
Artist:
Wackuski
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster
Date:
1991
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 38 in Width: 26.5 in
Description:
Male face with golden webbed crown. Text: "Krol Lear".
Historical Context:
"Krol Lear" is Polish for King Lear, a tragedy by William Shakespeare written circa 1605. The plot of the drama is based on the legend of the Llyrze, the mythical king of Britain. King Lear is considered to be one of Shakespeare's greatest achievements.

Library of Congress Subjects:
Posters
Crowns
Males
Face