Caballero de la familia Goyena (Gentleman of the Goyena Family)

  • Joaquin Jose Goyena y O'Daly, Caballero de la familia Goyena (Gentleman of the Goyena Family), ca. 1835-1843, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Teodoro Vidal Collection, 1996.91.13

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This dashing young man wears a fashionable pin in his shirt, and is seated on a fancy chair with a painted or inlaid design. The piece is inscribed "J J Goyena Pinx"---"pinx," short for pinxit, means "painted" in Latin, and is often found on older European paintings.

Title
Caballero de la familia Goyena (Gentleman of the Goyena Family)
Artists
Date
ca. 1835-1843
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 7/8 x 2 3/8 in. (7.3 x 6.1 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Teodoro Vidal Collection

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Goyena – waist length
Object Number
1996.91.13
Palette
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