Portrait of Seth Preston Beers

Object ID:
Images of People
oil on canvas
ca. 1830
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
Associated Place:
Litchfield, CT or Hartford, CT
46 1/4" lenth x 39 1/2" width
Oil on canvas portrait of Seth Preston Beers (1781-1863), Rectangular 1/2 length portrait of a portly middle aged man, seated, facing left. Black hair and hazel eyes, dressed in black suit, white shirt and collar, black bow tie. His right arm rests on a table holding a pamphlet and in his right hand a quill pen.

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