Edwin Booth As Brutus

  • Jonathan Scott Hartley, Edwin Booth As Brutus, modeled 1889, plaster, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, XX50

Execution Date

“A bust . . . is at the same time one of the easiest and one of the most difficult things to accomplish.” Jonathan Scott Hartley, The Art Amateur, September 1898

Title
Edwin Booth As Brutus
Artist
Date
modeled 1889
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
30 7/8 x 24 1/2 x 14 5/8 in. (78.3 x 62.2 x 37.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
plaster
Classifications
Keywords
  • Literature – Shakespeare – Julius Caesar
  • Portrait male – Booth, Edwin
  • Performing arts – theater – performer
  • Dress – historic – classical dress
Object Number
XX50
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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