Portrait of John Winslow

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1740-1750

GUSN

GUSN-3903

Description

Portrait of John Winslow, half-length facing right; subject is wearing wig and red coat. Spandrels in lower canvas only; narrow moulded wood frame painted gold. Paper is pasted directly to wooden frame covered by a piece of coarse linen tacked to back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
oil paint (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
Oil
Unidentified Paper
Portrait

Inscription

in pencil on linen lower left ""Gen John Winslow Louisburg 1745""; upper right of frame ""Geo O Barrell""?

Associated Building

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

Maker

Possibly Badger, Joseph, 1708-1765 (Maker)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

27 x 22.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.245

Places

Probably