Portrait of Jacob David Minot

1816–25
Attributed to Rufus Porter (American, 1792–1884), Formerly known as Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Dimensions

Image: 10.0 x 7.0 cm (3 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.) (oval) Sheet: 11.6 x 7.9 cm (4 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.852

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Folk art- portraits. Profile bust to left in oval.

Inscription

Color strokes in UR.

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1960)

Credit Line

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