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Edward Askew Sothern

(1826-1881), Actor

Sitter in 18 portraits
Sothern was best known for his eccentric, comic acting roles, particularly as Lord Dundreary. He first performed the immensely popular role in 1858 at Laura Keene's Theatre, New York, and in London at the Haymarket Theatre from 1861.

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Edward Askew Sothern, by Oscar Gustav Rejlander - NPG Ax25094

Edward Askew Sothern

by Oscar Gustav Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax25094

Edward Askew Sothern, by Horatio Nelson King - NPG x132417

Edward Askew Sothern

by Horatio Nelson King
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x132417

Edward Askew Sothern as Brother Sam in 'Brother Sam', by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x26515

Edward Askew Sothern as Brother Sam in 'Brother Sam'

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1865
NPG x26515

Edward Askew Sothern as Brother Sam in 'Brother Sam', by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax28518

Edward Askew Sothern as Brother Sam in 'Brother Sam'

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1865
NPG Ax28518

Edward Askew Sothern, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x26513

Edward Askew Sothern

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1870
NPG x26513

Edward Askew Sothern, by W. & D. Downey - NPG Ax46232

Edward Askew Sothern

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax46232

Edward Askew Sothern ('An English Gentleman'), published by Frederick Arnold, after  Unknown artist - NPG D48246

Edward Askew Sothern ('An English Gentleman')

published by Frederick Arnold, after Unknown artist
lithograph, published in the Hornet 2 August 1871
NPG D48246

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Edward Askew Sothern

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite
NPG Ax38756

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