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In Character: Shakespeare's 'Richard II'

Portraits of actors and actresses portraying characters from Shakespeare's 'Richard II'.

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William Charles Macready as Richard II
published by London Printing and Publishing Company Limited
circa 1820-1850
NPG D5201

Edmund Kean as Richard II
after Unknown artist
early 19th century
NPG D21259

Violet Florence Mabel Mond (née Goetze), Lady Melchett as the Queen in 'Richard II'
by Collings, published by Hudson & Kearns Ltd
20 June 1911, published 1912
NPG Ax135771

Oscar Asche as Bolingbroke in 'Richard II'
by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Davidson Brothers
early 1900s
NPG Ax45837

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