Portrait of Edmund Kean (1787-1833) as Othello

Object Number: 
1936.994
Medium: 
Gouache and watercolor with selective glazing on paper, laid on board
Dimensions: 
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 )
Marks: 
inscriptions: none
Inscriptions: 
Label glued to verso inscribed in red watercolor and graphite: "EDMUND KEAN as OTHELLO. / (1787-1833)"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
The English actor Edmund Kean is represented in this portrait as Othello, one of his most famous roles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Emma Toedteberg
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group