Portrait of George Catlin Woodruff



Object ID:
2004-26-1
Category:
Images of People
Medium:
oil on canvas
Date:
ca. 1840
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
Associated Place:
Litchfield, CT
Size:
35" length x 30" width
Description:
Oil on canvas. Man facing front and slightly to the right He is sitting in a red upholstered chair wearing a black jacket, vest and tie with a white shirt which the collar has been turned upward. He has dark curly hair and brown eyes. There is a short beard around the outline of his chin. The background of the painting is a simple brownish shade which fades from dark to light. The painting is framed in a wooden frame painted gold, elaborately carved with several rows of decoration.

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