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Painter:
Earl, Ralph 1751-1801  Search this
Subject:
Boardman, Daniel  Search this
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: 1948.8.1 (1026)
Date:
1789
Notes:
Miles, Ellen G., "American Paintings of the Eighteenth Century," Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1995.
National Gallery of Art, 1988, 1990.
"American paintings and sculpture: an illustrated catalogue," Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 1970.
Goodrich, Laurence B., "Ralph Earl, Recorder for an Era," Albany: SUNY, 1967, no. 24.
Summary:
Full-length portrait of Daniel Boardman (1757-1833) standing cross-legged in a landscape. His right hand rests on a walking cane and his left hand holds a hat. He wears a blue coat with white shirt, breeches, and stockings. In the distant landscape is a view of his hometown, New Milford, Connecticut and the Housatonic River.
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Vendor  Search this
Occupation--Political  Search this
Occupation--Military  Search this
Landscape--River--Housatonic River  Search this
Landscape--Connecticut--New Milford  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08600436
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_251623