Portrait of Zedekiah Sanger

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-46998

Description

Half-length portrait of Zedekiah Sanger (1748-1820), a minister from Duxbury, MA. Depicts him in clerical dress, with a white collar draped over his white shirt and black waistcoat. He wears a black coat with a folded collar and covered buttons. He has placed his right hand inside his vest and shirt. The portrait is one of a pair (1964.254 is of his wife Irene Freeman Sanger).

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Person

Sanger, Zedekiah, 1748-1820

Maker

Attributed to Brewster, John, Jr., 1766-1854 (Artist)

Location of Origin

USA

Dimensions

35 x 29.5 x 2.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John H. Taylor

Accession Number

1964.253

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly