Self Portrait of William T. Carlton

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1839

GUSN

GUSN-34029

Description

Self portrait of William Tolman Carlton with auburn hair and beard, wearing a floppy hat. In wooden frame with beaded inner edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
Portrait

Inscription

"Charles Pollock/Dealer in /Picture Frames, Celebrities,/Foreign Photographs, Etc./Old Frames Re-Gilded./10 Hamilton Place,/Boston, Mass." (Printed label)
"Presented by Mrs. C.B.C. Manson [illegible]/Portrait of William T. Carlton by himself." (Pencil script)
"He was 1st [illegible] and also teacher." (Pencil script)

Associated Person

Carlton, William Tolman (American painter, 1816-1888)

Maker

Carlton, William Tolman (American painter, 1816-1888) (Artist)
Pollock, Charles (Framer)

Location of Origin

Florence, Italy, Tuscany

Dimensions

11 7/8 x 10 3/4 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C.B.C. Manson

Accession Number

1931.915

Places

Republic of Florence (Tuscany, Italy) [former nation/state/empire]