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Call #:
1972.19.1
Title:
William Goddard
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Frothingham, James - Attributed
  • Date:
    1810-1817
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Portrait
    Materials:
    oil
    canvas
    Place of production/origin:
    United States,
    Description:
    Bust length portrait of elderly man facing right, wearing dark attire with a prominent aquiline nose, large deep-set eyes, high forehead and balding head, wearing Franklin-type eyeglasses.
    Dimensions:
    Height:24 in x Width:20 in
    Provenance:
    Gift of Robert H. I. Goddard, Jr. , 1972
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 41, page 39. R. I. History: Spring & Summer 1972)
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