Sixteen Portraits by Charles Kemble Esq.re
London, 1840, published by Mess.rs Colnaghi & Puckle, Printsellers to Her Majesty, to the Queen Dowager, to H.R.H. the Duchess of Kent, &c: &c: &c:. 23 Cockspur Street.
Folio. original half half, boards, detached, lacking spine, marbled endpapers, gilt edges; lithographic title & 1.pp. dedication, 16 numbered tinted lithographs, proofs on india (out of sequence, as issued) plus key sheet, interleaved. Some foxing throughout.
A book of portraits of Charles Kemble (1775-1854) in theatrical costume, drawn and lithographed by Richard James Lane (1800-1872), printed by Graf. Roles include Falstaff, Hamlet, Othello & Iago, Macbeth & MacDuff, and Shylock.
Harvard p. 378-385.
[Ref: 18306] £850.00