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Rear Admiral George W. Melville, (painting)

view Rear Admiral George W. Melville, (painting) digital asset number 1
Painter:
Eakins, Thomas 1844-1916
Subject:
Melville, George W
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Gallery of Art Fourth Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20565 Accession Number: 1991.33.1
Date:
1905
Notes:
Kelly, Franklin, "American paintings of the nineteenth century; part 1," Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1996.
National Gallery of Art, 1991.
Antiques (Mar. 1991): pg. 573.
Hendricks, Gordon, "The Life and Work of Thomas Eakins," New York: Grossman Publishers, 1974.
Summary:
Waist-length frontal portrait of George Wallace Melville (b. 1841) dressed in his military uniform.
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length
Occupation--Military--Rear Admiral
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
Control number:
IAP 83550034
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_209065

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