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Portrait of Henry Loring (1792-1866)

2003.26.1 (RS159094)

Description

Portrait of Henry Loring (1792-1866). Subject is seated on upholstered red chair with wooden handles, in a three-quarter view, wearing a black jacket, red waistcoat, and white shirt. Behind subject is grey drapery. Painting is set in a gold nineteenth century frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Inscriptions
"property of Sybil Crehore" (Handwritten on pasted label, back top stretcher)
"Henry Loring, great, great grandfather of Sybil Eliz. Scribner Lee and great, great, great grandfather of CM Lee 3rd, Richard Henry Lee, Frances Isabel Lee" (Tacked on piece of paper)
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
painting (image-making)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Painting
painting (image-making)
paintings (visual works)
Portrait
portraits
Dimensions
44 x 37 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.26.1
Credit Line
Gift of Claude Lee
GUSN
251374
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