White plaster bust of playwright, William Shakespeare. The bust shows a chest up likeness of Shakespeare wearing doublet with pattern detail and a neck ruff. the bust sits on a white plaster base (attached) that includes motifs associated with Shakespeare's work, a skull, a quill, scrolls and books. Around the base is a quote (to thine own self be true) from Hamlet
White plaster bust of playwright, William Shakespeare. The bust shows a chest up likeness of Shakespeare in three dimensions, wearing doublet with pattern detail and a neck ruff. the bust sits on a white plaster base (attached) the includes a skull, a quill, and books. Around the base is a quote from Hamlet (to thine ownself be true)
White plaster bust of playwright, William Shakespeare. The bust shows a chest up likeness of Shakespeare in three dimensions, wearing doublet with pattern detail and a neck ruff. the bust sits on a white plaster base (attached) the includes a skull, a quill, and books. Around the base is a quote from Hamlet (to thine ownself be true)
White plaster bust of playwright, William Shakespeare. The bust shows a chest up likeness of Shakespeare in three dimensions, wearing doublet with pattern detail and a neck ruff. the bust sits on a white plaster base (attached) the includes a skull, a quill, and books. Around the base is a quote from Hamlet (to thine ownself be true)

Bust of William Shakespeare

Regular price £30.00 Sale

This highly detailed bust of Shakespeare will look rather fab on your mantlepiece or bookcase.

The bust is based on near contemporary illustrations of the Bard and is hand cast in Bath in fine British plaster. Around the base there are a series of details associated with Shakespeare and his works, including quill and ink, scrolls and books, the Greek masks of comedy and tragedy, a crown, the famous Hamlet skull and the Capulet Rose and Montague Swords from Romeo & Juliet

The quote around the base reads "to thine own self be true" from Act 1, scene 3 of Hamlet. The bust is flat backed and can also be used as a decorative bookend

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Detail

Made in the UK

Height: 120 mm. The bust comes boxed

Delivery

UK delivery within 3 – 6 working days

Outside UK delivery within 5 – 12 working days