Portrait of General Silas Casey

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1875

GUSN

GUSN-25834

Description

Portrait of General Silas Casey (1807-1882). Black and white engraving entitled "Silas Casey/ Maj. Gen. Silas Casey, U.S.V." Head and shoulder view of gentleman in U.S. military uniform. Pierced and carved Victorian black frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
engravings (prints)
paper (fiber product)
armed forces
Engraving

Inscription

"Photo by A. Gardner; eng'd by J.C. Buttre." (printed)
"General Silas Casey/ Son of Wanton Casey/and husband of Abby Perry Pearce (Married 1830)" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.),

Maker

Reproduction of Gardner, A. (Photographer)
Buttre, J. C. (Engraver)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

11 1/4 x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edward P. Casey

Accession Number

1955.313

Places

New York state (United States)