George Clarke, Jr.
Detail from a Portrait of George Clarke, (1822-1889)
This portrait is contained in a rectangular gilt frame; subject of portrait is a young man in sailor outfit.
In a letter dated 1839 he talks of posing for the picture and asks his mother to bring his patent leather belt and straw hat the next time she comes to New York since he will need them for the portrait.
Portrait of George Clarke by William Henry Powell