Portrait of William Henry Seward

1862
Henry Bryan Hall, Sr. (American (born in England), 1808–1884)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 318

Dimensions

Sheet: 13 x 10.8 cm (5 1/8 x 4 1/4 in.) Cut to octagonal.

Accession Number

61.284

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash, heightened with white on board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Secretary of STate, 1861-1868, under Lincoln ad Johnson. Bust facing, slightly to right.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: H.B. Hall / 1862

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875