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Painter:
Polk, Charles Peale 1767-1822  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson 1741-1827 (formerly attributed to)  Search this
Subject:
Lafayette, Marquis de  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Robert E. Lee Memorial Association, Inc Stratford Hall Plantation Stratford Virginia 22558 Accession Number: G.1938.33
Date:
Ca. 1780
Notes:
Stratford Hall Plantation, 1980, 1988.
Simmons, Linda Crocker, "Charles Peale Polk, 1776-1822: a limner and his likenesses," Washington, D.C.: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1981, no. 46.
Sellers, Charles Coleman, "Portraits and miniatures by Charles Willson Peale," (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, new ser., vol. 42, pt. 1) Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1952, p. 115, no. 443.
Summary:
Bust-length portrait of Lafayette in uniform, with military camp scene in background.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Military  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Architecture exterior--Military  Search this
Control number:
IAP 55860002
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_65731