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Ayres Phillips Merrill, Sr., M.D. (1798-1873), (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Merrill, Ayres Phillips, Sr  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Notes:
Speakes, Vera Jacobs, "Mississippi Portraiture," Laurel, MS: National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Mississippi and the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, 1987, pg. 184.
Speakes, Vera Jacobs, "Mississippi Portraiture," Laurel, MS: National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Mississippi and the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, 1987, pg. 184.
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Summary:
Portrait of Ayres Phillips Merrill seated in an interior with his body turned to the right, his gaze directed toward the viewer, and his arms resting on the arms of his chair. He wears a dark jacket and tie, and a white shirt with a high collar. In the background there is an open window with a view of buildings along a street.
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Occupation--Medicine--Doctor  Search this
Architecture interior--Domestic--House  Search this
Architecture interior--Detail--Window  Search this
Control number:
IAP 78020359
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_388798