Charles Kemble as Benedick in 'Much Ado about Nothing'

1 portrait of Charles Kemble

Charles Kemble as Benedick in 'Much Ado about Nothing', by Richard James Lane, printed by  Jeremie Graf, published by  Colnaghi and Puckle, after  Alfred Edward Chalon, published May 1840 - NPG D22326 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Charles Kemble as Benedick in 'Much Ado about Nothing'

by Richard James Lane, printed by Jeremie Graf, published by Colnaghi and Puckle, after Alfred Edward Chalon
lithograph, published May 1840
20 1/8 in. x 14 1/4 in. (511 mm x 363 mm) paper size
Given by Austin Lane Poole, 1956
Reference Collection
NPG D22326


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Sitterback to top

  • Charles Kemble (1775-1854), Actor, theatre manager and playwright. Sitter associated with 30 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • Alfred Edward Chalon (1780-1860), Portrait and subject painter. Artist associated with 182 portraits, Sitter associated with 1 portrait.
  • Colnaghi and Puckle (active 1839-1845), Printsellers and publishers. Artist associated with 56 portraits.
  • Jeremie Graf (active 1838-1842), Lithographic printer. Artist associated with 101 portraits.
  • Richard James Lane (1800-1872), Sculptor and lithographer. Artist associated with 1051 portraits, Sitter in 6 portraits.

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