Portrait of a Seated Gentleman in a Blue Jacket

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-198583

Description

Oil painting on canvas of a seated man wearing a blue jacket and white collared shirt with a ruffled front. The man is seated on a wooden bench with his right arm resting on the back of the bench. His left hand is holding a book and he is waring a gold ring on his wedding finger. He has brown hair and gray-green eyes. The background is brown. The wood frame is gilded with an outer edge decorated with a rough texture and the inner edge is smooth and finished.

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil painting (technique)
portraits
oil paint (paint)
canvas
wood (plant material)
gesso
Picture
Portrait
Portrait

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P192
FA113

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

38 10/16 x 33 8/16 x 2 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.615