Wilford Woodruff, Jan 20, 1841, London, England

Timeline Photos Wilford Woodruff

Description Painting of Wilford Woodruff by Filippo Pistrucci.
Date Jan 20, 1841
Artist or Photographer Filippo Pistrucci
Location London, England
Journal Reference Dec 22d 1840 … We walked to Mr Sangivanni's & He went with us to Mr Filippo Pistrucci who is also an Italian at 40 Charlotte Street Fitzroy Square London for the purpose of getting our likeness taken. He commenced a rough draft of both. Dec Wednesday 23d 1840 I Called upon Mr Filippo Pistrucci 46 Charlotte Street Fitzroy Square & I took my first sitting of two hours & a half for him to take my Portrait. … Jan 5th 1841 I called at No 46 Charlotte Street, Fitzroy Square, upon Mr Fillippo Pistrucci An Italian & took a Second Siting for my Portrait. Jan 20th 1841 I took my last Sitting for my Portrait with Mr Pistrucci. He says it is an exact likeness & says it is more exact than those which he has £10 guineas for in consequence of my Sitting longer than others. I Paid him £2.10 about $12 Dollars. …
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