Figure of Edmund Kean in the Role of Richard III
Made at Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)
Object Place: Europe, England
28.57 cm (11 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wears ermine trimmed sleeveless red robe over breast plate, doublet & hose Medal on blue ribbon around neck. Stands in striding attitude beside tree stump on oval base, applied flowers & foliage. Plumed black hat at feet.
Mark: D surmounted by cross, crown & dots. "I size "&" "No 21" incised under base.
Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.
Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson