|Title||William Ellery, Jr.|
|Artist||Sargent, Henry, 1770-1845|
William Ellery, Jr. (1761-1836) was born on 9 October 1761 and died on 9 May 1836. Deputy Customs Collector in Newport 1797-1820, he married Abigail Shaw in 1798. He was a shareholder and Director of the Redwood, serving on a committee to restore the building after the Revolution.
Portrait. Adult Male Subject. Seated in a red cushioned wood chair. Waist length view; He is turned 3/4ths to his right. He has white hair and is wearing a white shirt, yellow cravat, brown waistcoat, and black coat.
|Dimensions||H-91.4 W-73.7 cm|
|Credit line||Gift of Jane Pope Akers|
|Provenance||1982, August 10 - Gift of Jane Pope Akers|
|Signed Name||Wm. Ellery, Junior - - -Henry Sergent Pinx|
|Signed Name Location||On stretcher, lower right|
Akers, Jane Pope
Sargent, Henry, 1770-1845
Ellery, William, II, 1761-1836