TitleRev. Gardiner Thurston
Date1758 – 1802
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.
Object Typeoil painting (technique)
SubjectsSecond Baptist Church
Related People & OrganizationsThurston, Gardiner, Rev. (associated)
King, Samuel (associated)
Reed, Abner (associated)