American School, Late 18th Century
Portrait of Captain Jonathan Hale
Unsigned, inscribed "Age 22" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 17 1/2 x 13 1/2 in., in an early black-painted frame with gilt liner.
Condition: Laid down to a harder surface, some retouch.
Note: Captain Hale and his father both fought at the Battle of Bunker Hill.
The Collection of Donald Ballou Reid, Butternut Farm, Glastonbury, Connecticut.
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