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Portrait of Augustus Lord (1798-1881)

Description

Oval head and shoulder portrait of young man; torso and faced turned left; black coat, white stock; pale blue eyes, brown hair; stippled brown background, set in a folding, hinged red morocco oval case; brass liner only, no frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
ink
paper (fiber product)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Ink
ink
Man
men (male humans)
miniatures (paintings)
Painting
paper (fiber product)
Pencil
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Lord, Augustus, 1798-1881
Dimensions
7.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.459
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5047

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