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Portrait of Deacon Samuel Whiting

1964.141 (RS5256)

Description

Bust-length portrait of a man with ponytail, in black coat, white ruffled shirt. Deacon Whiting, of Billerica, MA, was husband of Rachel Rogers Whiting (1964.142).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1840
Inscriptions
Penciled script on reverse, center: ""Deacon/ Sam'l Whiting/ Billerica/ Ob. 1843""
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Deacon Samuel Whiting
Dimensions
5.75 x 4.75 x 0.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.141
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Austin Smith
GUSN
46943

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