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Catalog Number C08.549.3
Title Gov. John Wentworth
Object Name Engraving
Description Bust length engraving of man in wig and elegant coat; "J. Wentworth/Governor of New Hampshire..." at bottom; in gray-green mat in gold beaded frame.
The engraving is a copy of the portrait by John Singleton Copley.
Date c. 1865
Year Range from 1860
Year Range to 1870
Artist Hezekiah W. Smith
Artist 2 after J. S. Copley
Dimensions H-8.375 W-5.375 inches
Material Ink on paper
Place of Origin Boston
Provenance Illustration for The Wentworth Genealogy (1878). Donor aided the author in his research.
People Wentworth, John (Sir), 1737-1820
Smith, Hezekiah Wright, b. 1828
Copley, John Singleton
Israel, Mary Sheafe
Search Terms Wentworth Family
Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion
Subjects Engraving
Portrait