Striking original painting of Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr, Harvard University professor and famous poet. Old clipping of bio attached to upper right back of frame corner.Frame is gold gilded and is good original condition. Former owner attests the provenance is the former Connecticut governors mansion however I have found, or have I any documentation on this.
Definitely Antique and age appropriate for Dr Holmes later years. 37 1/8 w by 44 h by 3 thick.A few small chips on edge/ backside of frame. About a half inch light scratch on canvas to left of Holmess head. The item "Large Oliver Wendell Holmes Antique Portrait Oil Painting On Canvas, Gold Frame" is in sale since Friday, May 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
The seller is "bluemonsterslayer" and is located in Merrimack, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, France.