Portrait of a Gentleman, by Mr. B. West, President of the Royal Academy at London, (painting)
West, B. Mr.
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 106
"By Mr. B. West, President of the Royal Academy, at London." [P. 7.]
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.