Portrait of Edward Augustus Barrett

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1815-1820

GUSN

GUSN-63336

Description

This portrait of Edward Augustus Barrett (1811-1834) depicts him in a black skeleton suit and a white, standing ruffle-collared shirt. He holds a small bouquet of eight white buds.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
panel paintings (painting by form)
Oil
Panel
PAINTING, PORTRAIT

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Maker

Attributed to Belknap, Zedekiah, 1781-1858 (Maker)

Location of Origin

NH, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

26 x 21 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1948.725

Reference Notes

Sander, Penny. Elegant Embellishments. Boston; SPNEA; 1982.

Places

New Hampshire (United States)