Oil on canvas
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
signature and date: lower left: "G. Gerhard / N.Y. 1869"
The sitter may be the George Carpenter who is listed in the New York Directories from 1830 to 1873, first as an accountant and later as a broker, with offices on Wall Street.
Gift of Helen L. Hale and Evelina S. Hale
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.