Sir Henry Irving (1838-1905)
Oil on canvas
Overall: 50 1/4 x 36 in. ( 127.6 x 91.4 cm )
signature: lower left: "Eugene"
The subject was a famous English actor, who first appeared on the stage in Edinburgh in 1857-59. He is represented in this portrait in the costume for one of his roles.
Gift of F. Lorenz Smith in memory of his brother, the artist
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