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Portrait of Allen Penfield Harwood (1818-1893)

2013.113.1 (RS191371)

Description

Half-length portrait of Allen Penfield Harwood. The young man has dark hair and blue-gray eyes. He is seated and wearing a white shirt with a black coat, waistcoat, and neck cloth. He has a small gold brooch with a portrait of an unknown man pinned to the center of his shirt. Oil on panel. Not framed.

Details

Maker
Powers, Asahel L. (American painter, 1813-1843) (Artist)
Date
1836
Inscriptions
"Ptd by / AL Powers / Springfield / VT/ 1836" (Black paint)
Location of origin
Springfield, VT
Material
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
Object type
Art
Places
Springfield (Windsor county, Vermont)
Descriptive terms
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
panels (wood)
portraits
People and organizations
Harwood, Allen Penfield, 1818-1893
Dimensions
27 15/16 x 23 3/4 x 1 5/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2013.113.1
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. John Hitchcock
GUSN
287865

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