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Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Depicts:
Elizabeth Clarke Copley, American, 1770 - 1866  Search this
Associated Person:
John Singleton Copley, American, 1738 - 1815  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (black, brown, olive); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
September 17, 1965
Description:
This John Singleton Copley Issue stamp honors John Singleton Copley, an American painter, active during the colonial period in America and England. He is best known for his portrait painting. The stamp features a detail of Copley’s oil painting “The Copley Family,” which depicts the artist’s daughter, Elizabeth Clarke Copley.
United States; England; John Singleton Copley; artist; painter; painting; colonial; art; woman; daughter; Royal Academy; portrait
Topic:
Art & Photography  Search this
Family & Children  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5532
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm812ce5374-0560-44d9-b0df-df3e758b4413
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5532