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Portrait of Rufus Lathrop (1731-1805)

1991.166.1 (RS35108)

Description

Rectangular format. Portrait of a man shown facing three-quarter right, left hand on inkstand with books, right hand on hip; blue suit, buff waistcoat with ruffled stock; brown hair long over ears in queue in back.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Durand, John (Maker)
Date
1771-1785
Inscriptions
See accession file.
Location of origin
Norwich, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Lathrop, Rufus, 1731-1805
Dimensions
48.25 x 36.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.166.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2155

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