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Portrait of Samuel H. Howes

Description

Half-length portrait of Samuel H. Howes (d. 1829) in high black stock, in red chair or sofa. Son of Thomas and Rebecca Howes. First to navigate a steamship up the Atlantic Coast.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1845
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Howes, Samuel H.
Dimensions
41.375 x 36.25 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.691
Credit Line
Gift of John C. Nichols
GUSN
39798

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