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Inscription

lower left in plate: Painted by Raphael West. / Oli, Under an oak, whose boughs were moss'd with age... / ...Who with her head, nimble in threats, approach'd; lower center in plate: SHAKSPEARE. / As you like it / ACT IV. SCENE III. / A forest. Orlando and Oliver / Pubd. Decr. 1. 1798, by J. & J. Boydell, No. 90, Cheapside; & at the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall Mall.; lower right in plate: The opening of his mouth: but suddenly ... / ...When that the sleeping man should stir.

Provenance

(Weschler's Auctions, Washington, D.C., date unknown); Donald Vogler, Portland, OR; gift to NGA, 2017.

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