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In Character: Shakespeare's 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'

Portraits of actors and actresses portraying characters from Shakespeare's 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'.

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William Dowton as Sir John Falstaff in 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'
by Thomas Anthony Dean, published by John Cumberland, after Thomas Charles Wageman
published 1 March 1831
NPG D45794

Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree as Falstaff in 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'
by J.S. Virtue & Co Ltd, after Ladislas Nievsky (Niewsky), for London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
1889
NPG x27041

Peg Woffington as Mrs Ford in 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'
by John Faber Jr, published by John Ryall, published by Robert Withy, after Edward Haytley
1751
NPG D4874

Ellen Terry as Mistress Page in 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'
by Window & Grove, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
1902
NPG x197939

Ellen Terry as Mistress Page in 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'
by Window & Grove, published by J. Beagles & Co
1902
NPG x197948

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