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John Flaxman (1755 - 1826), sculptor

‘Kemble inspired by the genius of Shakespeare’, c.1817

Plaster relief, glazed

Height: 22.3cm
Width: 20cm
Depth: 2.6cm

Museum number: BR25

Curatorial note

This small relief is in a frame glazed with yellow glass and set into the Breakfast Room chimneypiece (see also BR26, BR27).


Helen Dorey ‘Soane and Flaxman’ in Flaxman: Master of the Purest Line, Exhibition Catalogue, Sir John Soane’s Museum 2003

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