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Portrait of John Winslow

1977.245 (RS80797)

Description

Portrait of John Winslow, half-length facing right; subject is wearing wig and red coat. Spandrels in lower canvas only; narrow moulded wood frame painted gold. Paper is pasted directly to wooden frame covered by a piece of coarse linen tacked to back.

Details

Maker
Possibly Badger, Joseph, 1708-1765 (Maker)
Date
1740-1750
Inscriptions
in pencil on linen lower left ""Gen John Winslow Louisburg 1745""; upper right of frame ""Geo O Barrell""?
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Winslow, John
Dimensions
27 x 22.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.245
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3903

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