William Shakespeare (1564-1616) Grand-Scale Sculptural Bust. Adopt the stately lineage of classic British homes with this grand-scale bust, artistically replicated from the original 19th-century English antique. Born in the village of Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire, The Bard of Avon has profoundly influenced the literary and social culture of Western civilization. Shakespeare wrote highly successful dramatic and comedic works including Hamlet, King Lear and Romeo and Juliet. An investment in classic European sculpture, our impressive life-size sculptural bust is cast in quality designer resin with a faux stone finish as a sophisticated statement piece for your garden or home.