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

Associated Person

Howes, Samuel H.

Maker

Unknown

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