English Gentleman

This English gentleman’s springy curls, delicate facial features, and stylish attire create a romantic image typical of the early nineteenth century. The unknown artist concentrated on the sitter’s intriguing expression to evoke confidence and pride. 

Title
English Gentleman
Artist
Date
ca. 1810
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sight 3 182 12 in. (7.86.4 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – unidentified – bust
  • Ethnic – English
Object Number
1950.4.21
Palette
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