Celebration Quotation – April 17, 2016

Today’s quote is from As You Like it: The actor in the photo is Margaret Anglin (1876-1958).  Born in Canada, Anglin found success on Broadway, toured the U.S. and Canada, and was considered to be one of the… Read More

Celebration Quotation – March 9, 2016

Today’s quote is from As You Like It: The image is a sketch by artist Louis John Rhead (1857-1926) published in an edition of Lamb’s Tales from Shakespeare in 1918. Rhead was born in England, but moved to… Read More

Celebration Quotation – February 18, 2016

Today’s quote comes from As You Like It: The image, by French artist Mathilde Odier, is a watercolor illustration of the play that from the book The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare (William Shakespeare), Accurately Printed from the Text of the… Read More

Celebration Quotation – February 5, 2016

Today’s quote comes from As You Like It: The image – an 1824 costume design for the character of Duke Senior – is by illustrator George Johann Scharf. Image Source: Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection

Celebration Quotation – February 3, 2016

Today’s quote come from a song in As You Like It: The image is an artist’s is from Songs of Shakespeare,  a book published in 1843 by the London Etching Club – an artists’ society that published illustrated editions of works… Read More

Celebration Quotation – January 4, 2016

Today’s quote comes from As You Like it – the image is of British actress Lillie Langtry in the role of Rosalind, taken some time in the late 19th Century.  Langtry was a celebrated performer and society beauty, whose… Read More