Portrait of a Young Boy
20 in. x 16 in. (508 mm. x 406.4 mm.)
Will Howe Foote,
(June 29, 1874–January 27, 1965)
Medium and Support:
oil on canvas
Florence Griswold Museum; Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Thomas F. Davis
The portrait depicts a young boy's face and neckline only against a dark background of black and brown tones. The donor reports that the subject is a young boy of Italian or Portugese decent who was once Will Howe Foote's delivery boy in New York.