William Henry Woodward (1774-1818)

William M. S. Doyle, American, 1769 - 1828



Watercolor on ivory (miniature)

Sight: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)

Sight: 2 in. (5.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift from the Woodward family or possilby their descendants



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed and dated, lower left: Doyle / 1802

Exhibition History

Portraits at Dartmouth, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 10-April 16, 1978.

Publication History

Lee Epstein and Thomas G. Walker, Constitutional Law for a Changing America: Institutional Powers and Constraints, Washington, D.C.: Congressional Quarterly Press, c1995, 2nd ed., 899 p., ill.

Ed., Jack A. Garraty, Quarrels that have shaped the Constitution, November 11, 1986.

Arthur R. Blumenthal, Portraits at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1978, p. 46, no. 36.

Published References

Robin Jaffee Frank, Love and Loss, American Portrait and Mourning Miniatures, New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000, p. 347, no. 98.


The sitter, William Henry Woodward (1774-1818); by descent to his grandson, William H. Woodward; to his widow Judith C. Woodward, Portland, Oregon; sold at auction to Harold T. Brent, Portland, Oregon, by 1959; sold to Dartmouth College; about 1959.

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