Unidentified man

Object Number: 
X.38
Date: 
Mid-19th century
Medium: 
Painted and overpainted plaster with gilded mahogany frame
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 1/4 x 20 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. ( 59.1 x 52.1 x 8.6 cm )
Marks: 
signed: on base of neck: "E J Kuntz/1896" stamped: on base of neck: "LBE"
Description: 
Bas-relief portrait
Gallery Label: 
It has been suggested that this bas-relief portrait represents Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, but the likeness is not convincing.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group