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Portrait of Edwin Thomas Booth

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Portrait of Edwin Thomas Booth
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Exquisite portrait of Edwin Thomas Booth (November 13, 1833 – June 7, 1893). Portrait by Bradley & Rulofson, San Francisco. Booth was a 19th-century American actor who toured throughout America and the major capitals of Europe, performing Shakespearean plays. In 1869 he founded Booth's Theatre in New York, a spectacular theatre that was quite modern for its time. [2] Some theatrical historians consider him the greatest American actor, and the greatest Hamlet, of the 19th century. [3] However, his achievements are often overshadowed by his relationship with his brother, John Wilkes Booth, the man who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln. (Wikipedia)

Matted and framed, 25" x 22", no glass. Oak frame appears to be original to portrait. On t5he back of the frame, written in ink, "Gertrude Kellogg" who was herself an actor (1843-1903) on the New York stage. Portrait was possibly owned by her. State: City: Date: ID#43834

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If a Coin is certified(NGC, NCS, PCGS) the coins may not be as sharp or the edges may appear distorted or damaged. If you have any questions contact me.
You can request extra images to be added by contacting HWAC at uwe@fhwac.com or by calling 775-851-1859