Online Adoptions 2014: Art-Folger Shakespeare Library
Shop  |  Calendar  |  Join  |  Buy Tickets  |  Hamnet  |  Site Rental  |  Press Room  
About UsWhat's OnUse the CollectionDiscover ShakespeareTeach & LearnFolger InstituteSupport Us

Online Adoptions 2014: Art

Adopt a New Acquisition

Midsummer Night's Dream Lithographs - Part II

Trnka. Lithographs of scenes from A midsummer night’s dream. Color print, 1961

Adopt for: $1,300

Jirí Trnka, 1912–1969. A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Prague: Artia, 1961. Lithograph no. 2 of 5.

Czech illustrator, puppet-maker, and animator Jirí Trnka is probably best-known in America for his surreal 1959 puppet film of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. These Midsummer Night’s Dream lithographs, designed for the German market, go even further into his visual imagination. Finding a complete set on the market is rare.
    More Art

Illustrations to Hamlet

Designer's Hamlet

See all items in this category »
Interested in adopting an item from the collection, but nothing here fits your interests or your interests or budget? Email and we'll help you find an appropriate item in our collection.

Not able to adopt this year?
Support the Folger collections with a tax-deductible donation.

Bookmark and Share   
     Copyright & Policies   |   Sitemap   |   Contact Us   |   About This Site
201 East Capitol Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003
Get directions »

Federal Tax ID #04-2103542
PublicReading Room
10am to 5pm, Monday through Saturday8:45am to 4:45pm, Monday through Friday
12pm to 5pm, Sunday9am to noon and 1pm to 4:30pm, Saturday
Main: 202 544 4600
Box Office: 202 544 7077
Fax: 202 544 4623