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Edmund Kean

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Edwards (printmaker)
    Moxon, Edward, born 1801 - died 1858 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.3057

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case DG, shelf 11A, box 7

Physical description

Portrait of Edmund Kean; Bust, in classical costume fastened with jewels at the shoulders, the face turned to the left; Print on paper; Inscribed 'Stump. Edwards. London, Edward Moxon, Dover Street'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

early 19th century (published)

Artist/maker

Edwards (printmaker)
Moxon, Edward, born 1801 - died 1858 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Stump. Edwards. London, Edward Moxon, Dover Street'

Descriptive line

Portrait of Edmund Kean; Bust, in classical costume fastened with jewels at the shoulders, the face turned to the left; Print on paper; By Edwards; English School; Published by Edward Moxon, London, Early 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Jewels; Theatre; Actor; Man

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Entertainment & Leisure

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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