Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Charles Octavius Cole (1817-1858) painted this portrait of James Clark Burnham (1843-1930), son of a leading Portland family.
Cole was Portland's premier resident portrait painter beginning in 1833. He was a student of Charles Codman (1800-1842). He also painted landscapes.
About This Item
- Title: James Clark Burnham, Portland, 1848
- Creator: Cole, Charles Octavious
- Creation Date: 1848
- Subject Date: 1848
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Oil on canvas
- Dimensions: 136 cm x 107 cm
- Local Code: A86-801
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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