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Silhouette portrait of Samuel Livermore

1935.408 (RS5134)

Description

Painted bust length silhouette portrait of man facing right, set on an album page.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Doyle, William M.S., 1769-1828 (Artist)
Date
1780-1803
Born May 15, 1732\n Died May 18, 1803
Inscriptions
"Samuel Livermore, Son of Samuel and Hannah (Brown) Livermore of / Watertown and Waltham, born in Watertown 15 May 1732 / Died in Holderness 18 May 1803, Held many distinguih / offices, Chief Justice of N.H. U.S. Senator etc, / A silhouette by unknown artist, and a photograph / from a portrait by Trumbull in possession of James / Livermore Ford of N.Y." (Paper label)
Location of origin
Probably New Hampshire
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Silhouette
silhouettes
People and organizations
Livermore, Samuel, Mr., 1732-1803
Dimensions
4 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.408
GUSN
103972
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Title Portrait of Mrs. Elizabeth Livermore Brown Accession number 1951.149 Relationship Elizabeth was his daughter
Title Edward St. Loe Livermore Accession number 1935.410 Relationship Edward was his son.

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