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Henry Woodward as "The Fine Gentleman"

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Figure of the actor Henry Woodward in the role of the Fine Gentleman in Garrick's farce, "Lethe." White glaze, soft paste. The actor stands with legs astride, hands in pockets, in front of pedestal, on square base incised with check pattern. Wears large three-cornered hat, frock coat over figure...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson

English, about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

26.04 cm (10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.927

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain