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Portrait of Charles Gideon Putnam, M.D.

Description

Oil portrait of Charles Gideon Putnam, M.D. in evening dress. Black jacket and bow tie, white shirt with pearl buttons; gold star pin at wiast. Seated in a red chair with rounded back. Gilt and gesso frame.

Details

Maker
Billings, Edwin T. (American painter, 1824-1893) (Artist)
Date
1865-1875
Inscriptions
"E. T. Billings" (black paint)
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Putnam, Charles Gideon
Dimensions
39 x 34 1/2 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.51.1
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth M. Flavin
GUSN
246136
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