American School, 19th Century
Portrait of a Gentleman Holding a Providence Daily Newspaper. Unsigned, reverse inscribed "Died July 5th 1844." Oil on panel, 29 x 25 in., in a molded veneered frame. Condition: Scattered retouch and craquelure.
N.B. The sitter's shirt-front is mounted with a faceted red stone.
The sitter's shirtfront is mounted with a faceted red stone.