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Portrait of Silas Deane, (painting)

Artist:
Flagg, J. B.
Flagg (copy after)
Subject:
Dane, Silas
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 5
Silas Deane was born in Groton, Conn., and graduated at Yale College, in 1758. He was a member of the first Congress that met in Philadelphia, where he prepared and reported the plan for the Revolutionary marine, with rules and regulations for the government of the navy. [Pp. 9-10; excerpted from a detailed discussion of Deane's involvement with "The Committee of Secret Correspondence" and his related misfortunes.]
Catalogue of Paintings, now exhibiting in Wadsworth Gallery, Hartford. Hartford: Press of Case, Lockwood & Company. 1863.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Political--Statesman
Control number:
AECI 03670005
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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