Portrait of Charles Gideon Putnam, M.D.

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-246136

Description

Oil portrait of Charles Gideon Putnam, M.D. in evening dress. Black jacket and bow tie, white shirt with pearl buttons; gold star pin at wiast. Seated in a red chair with rounded back. Gilt and gesso frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paintings (visual works)
portraits
oil paint (paint)
canvas
Picture
Portrait
Portrait

Inscription

"E. T. Billings" (black paint)

Associated Person

Putnam, Charles Gideon

Maker

Billings, Edwin T. (American painter, 1824-1893) (Artist)

Dimensions

39 x 34 1/2 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth M. Flavin

Accession Number

1999.51.1

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