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Bust of William Shakespeare, 1876
Isaac Broome

Ott and Brewer

Trenton, New Jersey, United States of America
Slip-cast parian porcelain, H: 10 1/2 in, W: 6 in, D: 5 in
Gift of Emma and Jay Lewis, 2011  2011.12.15
On View
Inscriptions:
In relief on the front of the bust SHAKESPERE (sic); on the upper left back shoulder: "From The / Stratford Bust"

Marks:
upper right shoulder back: "BROOME / FECIT 1876 / OTT & BREWER (stamped sans serif) / TRENTON / N.J."

Exhibition History:
"Hot, Hotter, Hottest: 300 Years of New Jersey Ceramics", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (October 21, 2016 - ongoing).

Keywords: William Shakespeare, American Pottery, Ceramic, Porcelain, Parian ware, Bust