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Object ID 1918.002.002
Object Name Portrait
Title Winlock Clarke
Collection Works of Art
Credit line Bequest of Mrs. Elizabeth Clarke Churchman
Date 1812
Description Framed, oil on canvas portrait of Winlock Clarke, who was in the Navy during the Revolutinary War. He died on April 6, 1810 when he fell from the Brig Pizarro where it was docked and drowned. The portrait features a three-quarters bust view of a man with dark, wavy hair and brown eyes. The subject wears a naval officer's uniform with epaulets and black bow tie. There is a plaque affixed to front of the frame: "Lieut. Winlock Clarke presented by Elizabeth Clarke Churchman to U.S.D. 1812." There is also a paper label: "July 2, 1918 Portrait of Winlock Clarke, U.S. Navy. From Miss Eliz. C. Churchman."

Dimensions H-27.375 W-23.5 D-0.875 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Owned Elizabeth Clarke Churchman
Subjects Portraits
Portrait Paintings
Search Terms Winlock Clarke
Lieutenant Winlock Clarke
U.S. Navy
Portrait Paintings
Ninetenth Century
Medium Oil on canvas