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Portrait of John Codman III (1755-1803)

2016.62.1 (RS275680)

Description

Painting, three-quarter length portrait of John Codman III (1755-1803). The sitter is wearing a black jacket and white ruffled neckcloth. He is standing in front of a red damask curtain with a distant landscape visible in the lower left. Oil on canvas. Gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Copley, John Singleton (American painter, 1738-1815) (Artist)
Date
ca. 1800
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Associated With Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Torquay (Torbay, Devon, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Codman, John, 1755-1803
Dimensions
42 1/8 x 34 x 2 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2016.62.1
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
321113

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