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Object ID 1950.028
Object Name Portrait
Title Francis Vincent
Collection Works of Art
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Francis Vincent, Jr.
Date circa 1875
Description Portrait of Francis Vincent (1822-1884): Oval bust view of a fat, balding man with a brown beard and glasses. The subject wears a thick brown overcoat and gazes to the left. The rectangular gold frame is very ornate.
Dimensions W-34.24 L-39.25 D-3.75 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Owned Vincent family
Provenance The subject was a historian and founder/editor of "The Blue Hen's Chicken" newspaper. He was the grandfather of the donor's husband.
Subjects Paintings
Portrait paintings
Portraits
Newspapers
Newspaper editors
Search Terms Francis Vincent
Paintings
Portraits
Portrait Paintings
The Blue Hen's Chicken
Dover
Delaware Gazette
Newspapers
Kent County
Medium Oil on canvas