Painting (visual work)

Object number
50.1.2
Title
Benjamin Ellery, Jr.
Creator
Partridge, Nehemiah
Date
circa 1717
Description
Half-length portrait of Benjamin Ellery, Jr (1705-1722). facing to the right; right hand is holding a compass and left hand is at his waist. Wearing light blue suit with white shirt, collar is folded in pleats and hangs, wears white wig. Subject is the son of Benjamin Ellery, Sr. Died at 16 years of age. See 50.1.1.
Materials
oil paint
canvas
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. George A. Grossman
Object Type
paintings (visual works)
Related People & Organizations
Partridge, Nehemiah (associated)
Grossman, George A., Mrs. (associated)
Ellery, Benjamin, 1705-1722 (subject)