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- Object: Mr. Ira Aldridge as Aaron.
Portrait of Ira Aldridge, full-length, slightly turned to the left, holding a scimitar in one hand, dressed as Aaron from Titus Andronicus in a fur-trimmed belted tunic with a leopard skin as a cloak with a turban on his head and sandals on his feet, standing over Aaron's small son wrapped in swaddling clothes, a classical interior behind, a vulture looking at its chick within a crown above, the whole surrounded by scrolling foliage and swords, from a daguerrotype, illustration to Tallis' 'Drawing Room Table-Book of Theatrical Portraits'
Stipple and engraving
- Production date
- 1838-1840 (c)
Height: 285 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 189 millimetres
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Drawing Room Table-Book of Theatrical Portraits
Associated Title: Titus Andronicus
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