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Miniature Portrait of a Man

1991.1350.1 (RS20835)

Description

Rectangular format; portrait of a man, Mr. William Noyes; 1/2 length; depicts man wearing a black suit with folded white cravat; sideburns; book in left hand; original black frame and glass; watercolor on paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gouache
Ink
Man
men (male humans)
Painted
Painting
paper (fiber product)
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Noyes, William
Dimensions
4 5/8 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1350.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11049

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