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Miniature Portrait

1942.1630 (RS35328)

Description

Full-length profile portrait of a man wearing a top hat and holding a cane. Faux grained wood frame.

Details

Maker
Dighton, Richard (English painter and caricaturist, 1785 or 1795-1880) (Artist)
Date
1825-1840
Inscriptions
"... Dighton..." Artist's name in lower right corner partially obscured by frame (Black ink)
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
miniatures (paintings)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
watercolor (paint)
Dimensions
12 1/2 x 10 1/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1630
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
60751

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