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Portrait of Daniel Webster

1998.411 (RS22636)

Description

Bust-length portrait of Daniel webster with his left shoulder turned away from the viewer. Etching depicts Webster with short, dark wavy hair and wearing a dark coat, vest with a white shirt and scarf. Frame: 1 1/2 inches, wooden frame.

Details

Maker
Staigg, Richard (Painter)
Cheney, J. (Engraver)
Dodson, R. W. (Engraver)
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Printed beneath print: ""Painted by R.M. Staigg: Eng. by J. Cheney & R.W. Dodson.""
Location of origin
USA, Boston
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Politics
politics
Portrait
portraits
prints (visual works)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852
Dimensions
12.75 x 10.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.411
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18375

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