Miss Ada Cavendish. "Heart on her lips, and Soul within her eyes." Byron: Beppo, Stanza 45.Figaro Cartoon Cards of the Day.
Chromolithograph. 209 x 135mm. 8¼ x 5¼". Trimmed.
Ada Cavendish (1839-1895), the English actress known for her Shakespearean roles and for popularising the plays of Wilkie Collins in America. She married Frank Marshall (1840-1889), who published a scholarly edition of Shakespeare. From a collection of choromolithographs representing cariacatures of London celebrities, politicians, and royalty. After Faustin Betbeder (1847-1914) who contributed illustrations to the 'London Figaro'.
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