Hamlet came all undone, which led to his further (and rather complete) undoing.
A little sketchbook drawing/cut paper experiment for this week's Illustration Friday theme. To see a closer view, just click on the image. The portrait of Hamlet is the picture I've had in my head since high school, when I first read the play. I've never noticed before, but he sort of looks like Jude Law. I completely stole the concept for this drawing, as well as some critical particulars, from this still of Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet:
I couldn't help it. The play within the play is my favorite part.....of the play. It's such a rich and juicy image!