Portrait of the late S.L. Mitchill, M.D., (painting)
Jarvis, John W.
Mitchill, S. L
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 16
Eminently distinguished for his science, medical, political, and in natural history. He served his country in the legislature of this state, and of the United States, and has left many monuments in every branch of Literature. See No. 11. [Pp. 7-8; see entry 01510011 for the artist's biography.]
Catalogue. Descriptive, Biographical and Historical, of the Exhibition of Select Paintings, by Modern Artists, principally American, and living, under the Direction of a Committee of Amateurs. The Paintings borrowed for this particular purpose from friends to the arts. At the Stuyvesant Institute, for four weeks only from the day of opening, Nov. 19, 1838. New York: Printed by G.P. Scott. 1838.