Portrait of Samuel H. Howes

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1835-1845

GUSN

GUSN-39798

Description

Half-length portrait of Samuel H. Howes (d. 1829) in high black stock, in red chair or sofa. Son of Thomas and Rebecca Howes. First to navigate a steamship up the Atlantic Coast.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Picture
Portrait
Oil
Coated Canvas
Portrait

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

41.375 x 36.25 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Nichols

Accession Number

1938.691

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly