Portrait of Henry Chandler Bowen

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1876

GUSN

GUSN-63948

Description

Three-quarter bust portrait of Henry Bowen (1813-1896) in a dark suit, white shirt, and gold shirt pin; bearded and balding gray hair. Classical draped curtain in background and Roseland Park in distance. Under glass in gilded frame, composed of four alternating decorative bands.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Painting

Associated Person

Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Probably Sawyer, James J., 1813-1888 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Putnam, CT, USA

Dimensions

41 1/2 x 36 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.733

Places

Connecticut (United States)