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Portrait of a Man

1971.748 (RS117744)

Description

Pencil drawing of middle-aged man facing right, from shoulders up; set in black with gilt stripe matting and molded gilt frame; backed with paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1821
Inscriptions
Signed and dated, January 8, 1821.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
gilding
paper (fiber product)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
drawings (visual works)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gilded
gilding
Man
men (male humans)
paper (fiber product)
Pencil
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10.125 x 9.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.748
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5428

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