Miniature Portrait of a Man

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1828

GUSN

GUSN-2771

Description

One of a pair of miniature portraits; canary yellow oval on a green background; oil on panel; portrait of Thomas Pollard; profile; seated in chair; 1/2 length.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
panels (wood)
oil paint (paint)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
men (male humans)
portraits
Oil on Panel
Portrait
Man
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Inscription

In pencil, on the back of the painting reads: on opsit side [illeg] orig. [illeg]/ Taken in 1828/Thomas [effaced] Aaged 21 years and 7 months/at Mansfield . [it appears that an earlier inscription is effaced and written over; see NFL cat. card for inscription]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.1221

Related Items

Title Painting Accession Number 1991.1221.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

8 4/5 x 6 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1221.1

Places

Ohio (United States)