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Commodore David Porter, (painting)

Artist:
Peale, C. W.
Subject:
Porter, David
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 74
Of the United States Navy, born in Boston on February 1st, 1780. He was a brave and gallant officer. He resigned his commission in the navy and was appointed charge-d'affaires at Constantinople; he subsequently returned to America, and was sent out as Full Minister to the Porte, and there died March 28, 1843. His remains were brought to Philadelphia and interred there. [P. 17.]
Catalogue of the National Portraits in Independence Hall; comprising those of many of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and of other distinguished persons. 1870. Philadelphia: Published for the Use of Visitors. 1870.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Military--Commodore
Control number:
AECI 01790074
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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