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 Person

Barrett, Edward, 1811-1832
Barrett, Charles, Jr., 1773-1836
Barrett, George Robert, 1844-1916

Associated Building

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

Maker

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

Location of Origin

NH, USA

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)