Silhouette portrait of Samuel Livermore

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1780-1803

GUSN

GUSN-103972

Description

Painted bust length silhouette portrait of man facing right, set on an album page.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
Silhouette

Inscription

"Samuel Livermore, Son of Samuel and Hannah (Brown) Livermore of / Watertown and Waltham, born in Watertown 15 May 1732 / Died in Holderness 18 May 1803, Held many distinguih / offices, Chief Justice of N.H. U.S. Senator etc, / A silhouette by unknown artist, and a photograph / from a portrait by Trumbull in possession of James / Livermore Ford of N.Y." (Paper label)

Additional Identification Number

3719

Related Items

Title Portrait of Mrs. Elizabeth Livermore Brown Accession Number 1951.149
Title Edward St. Loe Livermore Accession Number 1935.410

Maker

Attributed to Doyle, William M.S., 1769-1828 (Artist)

Location of Origin

Probably New Hampshire

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

4 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1935.408

Date

1780-1803 (Born May 15, 1732\n Died May 18, 1803)