Paintings & Sculpture

Oil painting "The Old Mill" by George L. Clough (c. 1870)

Oil painting "The Old Mill" by George L. Clough (c. 1870).  Water-powered mill with water flowing over the overshot waterwheel.  Some clapboards and shingles missing on building.  Pigeons perch on roof.  A young boy with a fishing pole walks in foreground at right. 

Oil portrait on canvas of Governor William Henry Seward by Henry Inman

Oil portrait on canvas of Governor William Henry Seward by Henry Inman.  Dated 1843 and signed on portrait of Frances Seward (1951.1.3).  This was a study for a full-length portrait of Governor Seward commissioned by the New York City Common Council.  Young man with hair parted on left is...

Oil on canvas portrait of Frances Adeline Miller Seward, wife of Secretary William H. Seward

Oil on canvas portrait of Frances Adeline Miller Seward, wife of Secretary William H. Seward. Painted by Henry Inman. Signed and dated, August 1843.  Young woman with brown eyes and brown hair pulled back and styled to frame her face, wearing a dark garment with v-neckline and white ruffles.  ...

Oil portrait on canvas of Frederick W. Seward

Oil portrait on canvas of Frederick W. Seward (1830-1919), second son of Secretary of State William Seward. Painted by Auburn artist Charles Peterson in 1895, based on a photograph. Mounted in a gilt frame.

The Veiled Lady

A white marble bust of a veiled woman. Purchased by William H. seward the 2nd in 1888 during a trip to Italy. Artist unknown. 

Height - 18in

Width - 14in

Depth 15.5in