Portrait of a Gentleman (Q20503024)

Label from: English (en)

genre: portrait (Q134307)
artist: Nathaniel Rogers (Q20823779)
collection: Smithsonian American Art Museum (Q1192305)
location: Smithsonian American Art Museum (Q1192305)
country of origin: United States of America (Q30)
Smithsonian American Art Museum ID: 21169

information from the Smithsonian American Art Museum catalog

description: This miniature is typical of Rogers’s early work, employing the oval format he would later abandon in favor of rectangular works destined for display in small hinged cases or frames. The sitter is shown in the costume of a nineteenth-century “dandy,” with a high, pointed collar and elegant velvet lapels.
keywords Portrait male – unidentified – bust

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