Painting of Wilford Woodruff 1841

Description Painting of Wilford Woodruff while on his mission
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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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