John Baldwin Buckstone (1802-1879), Actor, playwright and theatre manager
Sitter in 18 portraits
Comedian and writer; began his career as a solicitor's clerk, but soon achieved success on the provincial stage; his first play, Luke the Labourer, was produced in 1826 and over one hundred further dramas followed; Buckstone made a highly successful career as a comic actor and was manager of the Haymarket Theatre 1853-6.
by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1858
by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865