Portrait of Edmund Kean (1787-1833) as Othello
Gouache and watercolor with selective glazing on paper, laid on board
Overall: 10 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. ( 26.7 x 21 cm ) mat: 18 x 14 in. ( 45.7 x 35.6 cm )
Label glued to verso inscribed in red watercolor and graphite: "EDMUND KEAN as OTHELLO. / (1787-1833)"
The English actor Edmund Kean is represented in this portrait as Othello, one of his most famous roles.
Gift of Emma Toedteberg
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