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Portrait of Zedekiah Sanger

Description

Half-length portrait of Zedekiah Sanger (1748-1820), a minister from Duxbury, MA. Depicts him in clerical dress, with a white collar draped over his white shirt and black waistcoat. He wears a black coat with a folded collar and covered buttons. He has placed his right hand inside his vest and shirt. The portrait is one of a pair (1964.254 is of his wife Irene Freeman Sanger).

Details

Maker
Attributed to Brewster, John, Jr., 1766-1854 (Artist)
Date
1800-1820
Location of origin
USA
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
Sanger, Zedekiah, 1748-1820
Dimensions
35 x 29.5 x 2.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.253
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John H. Taylor
GUSN
46998

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