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His Excellency General Arthur St. Clair, Esq., (painting)

Artist:
Peale, Charles W.
Subject:
St. Clair, Arthur
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. XI
Member of Congress for the State of Pennsylvania, and President of the same, in 1787. In 1777, he evacuated the Post at Ticonderoga, which in the end proved a fortunate circumstance, as it saved [the] American army, and tended to the capturing of Bourgoyne. [P. 5.]
An Historical Catalogue of Peales' Collection of Paintings. "The proper study of mankind, is man." Philadelphia: Printed by Richard Folwell, No. 33, Mulberry-Street, M,DCC,XCV.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Political--Statesman
Occupation--Military--General
Control number:
AECI 01880011
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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