Portrait of Daniel Webster

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-18375

Description

Bust-length portrait of Daniel webster with his left shoulder turned away from the viewer. Etching depicts Webster with short, dark wavy hair and wearing a dark coat, vest with a white shirt and scarf. Frame: 1 1/2 inches, wooden frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
prints (visual works)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
politics
Picture
Portrait
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Politics
Portrait

Inscription

Printed beneath print: ""Painted by R.M. Staigg: Eng. by J. Cheney & R.W. Dodson.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Staigg, Richard (Painter)
Cheney, J. (Engraver)
Dodson, R. W. (Engraver)

Location of Origin

USA, Boston

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

12.75 x 10.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.411

Places

New York state (United States)