Wiggins Hill (1780-1868)

Wiggins Hill (1780-1868)
Title
Wiggins Hill (1780-1868)
Date 
ca. 1835-1840
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 46 1/2 x 37 in. ( 118.1 x 94 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Sherman D. Wakefield and Robert Ingersoll Brown
Object Number 
1946.300
Gallery Label 
In its obituary of August 18, 1868, the Bangor (Maine) "Daily Whig and Courier" described the subject as "one of the most venerable and respected citizens of Bangor." In 1835 he was a member of the common council of Bangor, representing the second ward. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his great-grandchildren.
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Creative: Tronvig Group