Portrait of William Hickling (1704-1784/1786)
Painted portrait of a man wearing a red jacket and waistcoat, sitting in a green upholstered chair and holding a book by Milton, mounted in a molded wood frame.
"William Hickling / born in / Sutton Bonnington / Nottinghamshire, England. / March 25th, 1704. / died in Boston / between 1784 & 1786 / great - grandfather of / William Hickling Prescott / the historian" (Ink)
- Location of origin
- Probably Boston, Massachusetts
- Object type
- Descriptive terms
paintings (visual works)
- People and organizations
Hickling, William, Mr., 1704-1784-1786
Prescott, William Hickling, Mr.
- 7 in x 5 3/8 in x 3/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Miss Theodora Willard