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Portrait of Mr. Howard Foster

Description

Framed wash drawing of Mr. Howard Foster. Plain gilt and gessoed wood frame; glass; oval wash drawing of man in wig, viewed from the side with lengthy inscription in Latin and English. On reverse is ink inscription "Presented by M--? S. Eliot to M. Grant." Indecipherable ink inscription on frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
drawings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Mr. Howard Foster
Dimensions
10.625 x 8.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.199
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
25290

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