Portrait of a Man

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1803

GUSN

GUSN-59419

Description

Framed oval portrait in watercolor on ivory of a man shown in a bust-length, three-quarter view. Man is wearing a brown coat over a yellow and white striped vest. Frame has boughs of foliage which are suspended from a central pendant in the form of oak leaves and acorns.

Details

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (paintings)
portraits
ivory (tooth component)
watercolor (paint)
miniatures (paintings)
Picture
Portrait
Watercolor
Vegetable Ivory
Portrait

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Cox, S. (Maker)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

5.625 x 5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1602

Places

Probably