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Portrait of a Samuel Norton's Father

Description

Bust-length portrait of a man in gray coat, gray hair, three-quarter view facing right. Father of Samuel Norton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
Pen script on reverse of stretcher, upper right: ""Samuel Norton's father/ or grandfather. This may/ be a copy of a Wigglesworth/ -owned portrait.""
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Dimensions
26.5 x 21.75 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.101
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan B. Norton
GUSN
6667

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