White marble; rectangular grey marble base 11 x 44.5 x 34.5
“Augto Passaglia Fece / Firenze” (on left shoulder); “ - o'erstep not the modesty of nature” (on front of grey marble base)
Tommaso Salvini, by whom presented to the Garrick Club, 1884?
The donor Salvini paid his first visit to England in 1875, and opened with his Othello at Drury Lane on 1 April. He returned in 1876 and 1882, and made his farewell appearances at Covent Garden in 1884.