Fred Melville

Description (Brief)
The man in the signed ink and pencil drawing is dressed in typical eighteenth-century style with clubbed wig and white stockings. The comb-back Windsor chair is also typical of that period.
Location
Currently not on view
original artist
Ferris, Jean Leon Gerome
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
perncil (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
sheet: 15 cm x 17.5 cm; 5 7/8 in x 6 7/8 in
mount: 28.5 cm x 21 cm; 11 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in
ID Number
GA.16618
catalog number
16618
accession number
119780
Credit Line
Mrs. J. L. Gerome Ferris
subject
Portraits
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Communications
Art
Ferris Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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