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Portrait of General Israel Putnam

Description

Half-length standing pose. Subject is in full-dress military uniform and hat. His right hand rests on a cannon barrel and his left hand is casually placed on hip. There are three cannons in right background.

Details

Maker
Shepherd, C. (Artist)
After Wilkinson, James (Artist)
Date
ca. 1775
Material
ink
mezzotint (process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Ink
ink
mezzotint (process)
mezzotints (prints)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Gen. Israel Putnam
Dimensions
17.5 x 13.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.41
Credit Line
Gift of William Brewster
GUSN
17126
Reference Notes
Benezit, E.. Dictionary of Painters and Engravers. 1976..

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