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Portrait of James Monroe

1977.240 (RS116475)

Description

Three-quarter frontal view of James Monroe wearing high white collar with bow and double breasted coat with six inside buttons; mottled background; simple back frame.

Details

Maker
Gimbrede, T. (Engraver)
Date
1800-1833
Inscriptions
""T. Gimbrede sc N.Y."" On back of frame in old pen, ""The President of the United/States passed through York/July 15th 1817 on his Tour/Eastward/York July 11-1819 (?).""
Location of origin
NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Monroe, James
Dimensions
6.688 x 4.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.240
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3900

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