Painting

Object number
01.220
Title
Rev. Gardiner Thurston
Creator
King, Samuel
Date
1758 – 1802
Description
Portrait painting of Rev. Gardiner Thurston. Half-length portrait, older man with white hair, white shirt with black vestment; right hand is holding a book. Subject was the Assistant Pastor of the Second Baptist Church in Newport, RI from 1748-1759; Pastor from 1759-1802. See Newport History #136. Engraving by Abner Reed, 1808 from an original by Samuel King.
Materials
oil paint
canvas
Object Type
oil painting (technique)
Subjects
Second Baptist Church
Related People & Organizations
Thurston, Gardiner, Rev. (associated)
King, Samuel (associated)
Reed, Abner (associated)