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Self-Portrait  1860

by Charles Loring Elliott

Because William T. Walters had once provided him with financial assistance, Elliott presented this self-portrait to him with the accompanying note: "You will gratify me by accepting the accompanying portrait of myself, as a slight testimonial of my esteem for you, and I also wish to express my admiration for your manly, consistent, and liberal support of American art." Ell...
H: 26 15/16 x W: 22 1/16 in. (68.5 x 56 cm)
oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Walters Art Museum