Half-Length Portrait of George W. Newcombe (1799-1845); from disassembled Cummings album

Object Number: 
1979.25a
Medium: 
Graphite on paper squared for transfer with impressed lines
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 7/8 in. ( 8.3 x 7.3 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "T.S.C." inscription: lower left: "G. Newcombe"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "G. Newcombe"; signed at lower right: "T.S.C."
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
This sketch came to the society mounted in an album of sketches and engravings by Thomas S. Cummings and various other nineteenth-century American artists.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Whitney Hartshorne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group