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A Proof print done from a portrait of Mr. Jefferson in Peale's Museum, (graphics)

Artist:
Birch, William
Unknown (copy after)
Subject:
Jefferson, Thomas
Medium:
Print
Type:
Graphic arts
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 17
This is offered as a specimen of a series of 25 prints, to be made from Peale's collection of celebrated personages in the American Revolution. A subscription paper is opened, and may be signed at the door, and where also may be had the other prints by Mr. Birch. [P. 3.] Enamel Painter and Engraver, No. 54. Lombard-Street. [P. 3.]
The Exhibition of the Columbianum, or American Academy of Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, &c. established at Philadelphia, 1795. The first exhibition opened May 22, 1795, by permission, in the Senate Chamber in the State-House. "Tis not in Mortals to command success, but we'll do more, Sempronius, we'll deserve it." Philadelphia: Printed by Francis & Robert Bailey, at Yorick's Head, No. 116, High-Street--M,DCC,XCV.
Artist address: 54 Lombard St.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Political--President
Control number:
AECI 00940017
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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