Captain Richard Robinson

Image

Captain Richard Robinson

Title

Captain Richard Robinson

Identifier

8444

Source

Donated by: Shirley Robinson (Mrs. Wesley L.) Bliss, 1982

Description

3/4 portrait of Captain Richard Robinson. Robinson is looking to the viewer's left and standing while holding the back of an ornate chair with his right hand. He is wearing a dark suit and has short hair and a medium length beard.

Museum records indicate he was born 1817-08-13 in Thomaston, Maine and died 1896-02-06 in Ventura. He is buried in Montecito, CA.

Creator

Brewster, John Calvin

Date

1880

Format

Portrait, Three-quarters
18 x 12.8 cm
Black and white photograph

Subject

Robinson, Richard, 1817-1896
Men--California--Portraits

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Ventura (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Tags

Citation

Brewster, John Calvin , “Captain Richard Robinson,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed October 7, 2022, https://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/4362.