A portrait painting showing a man seated on a red upholstered chair, dressed in dark regency clothing. He has short dark curly hair with sideburns. In his left hand he is holding a pair of white gloves. Artist: Edward Coleman Ca.
oil on canvas portrait of John C. Calhoun by artist Charles Bird King. About 30 years old when this was painted, Calhoun was serving in the US House of Representatives in Washington. From the collection of the SC State Museum.