The "Chandos" portrait, said to be of William Shakespeare (1564–1616).
Once in the possession of the Duke of Chandos; before him, of the playwright
William Davenant (1606–1668). Now in the National Portrait Gallery, London.
Michael Hancher Department of English, University of Minnesota URL: <http://mh.cla.umn.edu/Chandos.html> Comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org Created 4 September 1999