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Portrait of a Man

1942.1602 (RS114994)

Description

Framed oval portrait in watercolor on ivory of a man shown in a bust-length, three-quarter view. Man is wearing a brown coat over a yellow and white striped vest. Frame has boughs of foliage which are suspended from a central pendant in the form of oak leaves and acorns.

Details

Maker
Cox, S. (Maker)
Date
1803
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
miniatures (paintings)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Vegetable Ivory
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
Dimensions
5.625 x 5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1602
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59419

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