Painted Portrait of Thomas Handasyd Perkins, by Spiridione Gambardella
Spirit of Fact 14
Plate: 21.7 x 16.7 cm (8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
L. l. plate maker mark: "No. 40"
Richard Parker, Jaffrey, NH; gift to MFA May 25, 1994.
Perkins was an American merchant from Boston and a benefactor of Massachusetts General Hospital, the Boston Athenaeum, and the Perkins Institute for the Blind.
Gift of Richard Parker in memory of Herman Parker