Portrait of S. John Lewis Ligonier

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1700-1799

GUSN

GUSN-3882

Description

Ink on paper, pine frame, original glass. Three-quarter portrait of S. John Lewis Ligonier, torso turned slightly to right, wearing three-quarter length coat with buttons, belt at waist, insignia on chest and curled wig tied back, right hand on hip, left hand extended and holding hat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
Unidentified Paper
Glass
Stipple Engraved
Portrait

Inscription

""London Printed and sold by John Tinney of the Golden Lion in Fleet Street., Jas. Lathem Pinxit, Jno Brooks Fecit.""

Associated Person

Ligonier, John Lewis

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Tinney, John (Publisher)
Lathem, James (Painter)
Brooks, Jno. (Engraver)

Location of Origin

London, England

Dimensions

13.75 x 9.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.225