The Methuen Shakespeare Sculpture

Uploaded on 26.06.14 at 04.06pm

Based on the Cobbe Portrait of William Shakespeare, local artist Judy Methuen has created a 3D bronze sculpture of the Bard. It was officially launched tonight (28/6/2014), at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, but before its public unveiling, Judy talked exclusively to Stratford TV about her vision of Shakespeare as a young man.

The Methuen Shakespeare Sculpture

Based on the Cobbe Portrait of William Shakespeare, local artist Judy Methuen has created a 3D bronze sculpture of the Bard. It was officially launched tonight (28/6/2014), at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, but before its public unveiling, Judy talked exclusively to Stratford TV about her vision of Shakespeare as a young man.  Watch video >>

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