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Self Portrait of William T. Carlton

1931.915 (RS184343)

Description

Self portrait of William Tolman Carlton with auburn hair and beard, wearing a floppy hat. In wooden frame with beaded inner edge.

Details

Maker
Carlton, William Tolman (American painter, 1816-1888) (Artist)
Pollock, Charles (Framer)
Date
1839
Inscriptions
"Charles Pollock/Dealer in /Picture Frames, Celebrities,/Foreign Photographs, Etc./Old Frames Re-Gilded./10 Hamilton Place,/Boston, Mass." (Printed label)
"Presented by Mrs. C.B.C. Manson [illegible]/Portrait of William T. Carlton by himself." (Pencil script)
"He was 1st [illegible] and also teacher." (Pencil script)
Location of origin
Florence, Italy, Tuscany
Material
oil paint (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Republic of Florence (Tuscany, Italy) [former nation/state/empire]
Descriptive terms
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Carlton, William Tolman (American painter, 1816-1888)
Dimensions
11 7/8 x 10 3/4 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.915
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. C.B.C. Manson
GUSN
34029

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