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Portrait of Joseph Tucker

1998.276 (RS22701)

Description

Three-quarter length, frontal, standing portrait of a man, Joseph Tucker, Jane Tucker's great uncle. The man has light brown hair and brown eyes and is wearing a black jacket, black bow tie, and green, purple and red vest. One arm is leaned up on a shelf of some sort and the other hand is poised on his hip. George Washington pin on front of shirt. Mounted in an elaborate 4 in. gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Feulard (Maker)
Date
1845
Inscriptions
Painted in bottom left corner: ""Feulard 1845./ au Havre""
Location of origin
Le Havre, France
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Capt. Joseph Tucker
Dimensions
38.75 x 32.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.276
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20031

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