John Baldwin Buckstone(1802-1879), Actor, playwright and theatre manager
Sitter in 20 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 Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1858
by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen print, published 1864-1865
by William Walker & Sons
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865
published by Frederick Arnold, after Unknown artist
lithograph, published in the Hornet 26 April 1871
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