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Member of the Washington Family

Artist:
James Peale, born Chestertown, MD 1749-died Philadelphia, PA 1831  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
unidentified  Search this
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 2 x 1 5/8 in. (5.1 x 4.1 cm) oval
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1795
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Portrait\child  Search this
Portrait\Washington  Search this
Portrait\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
Object number:
1950.10.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d62fba61-4ede-45ce-a4be-9061253e724c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.10.2

John Pemberton Pleasants

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
John Pemberton Pleasants, 1766 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Type:
Painting
Date:
1795
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
John Pemberton Pleasants: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Website: www.mdhs.org/
Object number:
MA759
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f29fb2a8-627c-4790-8682-85f5a1f8e7de
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MA759

Reuben Etting

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Reuben Etting, 1762 - 1848  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
5.7cm x 4.8cm (2 1/4" x 1 7/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1794
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Reuben Etting: Male  Search this
Reuben Etting: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1886.1.5 PAFA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm425b3f3de-2a14-492c-a3cb-0b1642b9f1f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1886.1.5_PAFA

Ebenezer Denny

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Ebenezer Denny, 1761 - 1822  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
5cm x 3.8cm (1 15/16" x 1 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1792
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Ebenezer Denny: Male  Search this
Ebenezer Denny: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
Website: www.hswp.org/
Website: https://www.heinzhistorycenter.org/
Object number:
PA210034
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40b78686c-ee62-4b55-9d67-82d6ff131dd5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA210034

Tench Francis

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Tench Francis, 1730 - 1800  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
6.4cm x 5cm (2 1/2" x 1 15/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1798
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Tench Francis: Male  Search this
Tench Francis: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Website: www.hsp.org/
Website: www.philadelphiahistory.org/collections/special-collectio
Object number:
1945
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm406fc235b-365d-4e87-9301-c8cbddb396e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1945

Elizabeth Chambers Copper

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Chambers Copper, 1775 - 1875?  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
6.9cm x 5.4cm (2 11/16" x 2 1/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1795
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Elizabeth Chambers Copper: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mead Art Museum, Amherst College
Website: www.amherst.edu/~mead/
Object number:
1945.122
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47452a798-6716-4816-b9f7-bf3ed7311a25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1945.122

James Claypoole Copper

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
James Claypoole Copper, 1775 - 1875?  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
7.3cm x 5.9cm (2 7/8" x 2 5/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1799
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
James Claypoole Copper: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mead Art Museum, Amherst College
Website: www.amherst.edu/~mead/
Object number:
1945.123
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b8e53f34-fd96-42a9-82ec-0870095caa0d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1945.123

George Washington

Artist:
Charles Peale Polk, 17 Mar 1767 - 6 May 1822  Search this
Copy after:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
84cm x 71.9cm (33 1/16" x 28 5/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1790-1793
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Tricorne  Search this
Architecture\Building\Tent  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Website: www.hsp.org/
Website: www.philadelphiahistory.org/collections/special-collectio
Object number:
1876.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm467b0c225-0073-4b0e-b402-01d539831c1e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1876.4

George Washington

Attribution:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
69.8cm x 60cm (27 1/2" x 23 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1795-1831
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
VA050016
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bf563eed-02f1-4888-b369-0ca4ea1c2749
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VA050016

Frances Gratz Etting

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Gratz Etting, 1771 - 1852  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
5.7cm x 5.1cm (2 1/4" x 2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1794
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Frances Gratz Etting: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1886.1.4 PAFA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4995e3d5a-32a1-4ba5-9559-6a9c092240ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1886.1.4_PAFA

George Washington

Attribution:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
90.4cm x 68cm (35 9/16" x 26 3/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1795-1831
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Architecture\Building\Tent  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: University of Virginia
Website: www.virginia.edu/
Object number:
346 UVA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4146dfb52-8e4a-42b5-b50f-357d6cd65f1a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_346_UVA

Michael Anthony

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Michael Anthony, 1760 - 1860?  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
4.6cm x 3.5cm (1 13/16" x 1 3/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1791
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Michael Anthony: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Website: www.philamuseum.org/
Object number:
54-21-24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4cbd0b1ca-d6d6-48f2-8c30-05f88171f06c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_54-21-24

George Washington

Artist:
Charles Peale Polk, 17 Mar 1767 - 6 May 1822  Search this
Copy after:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
81.2cm x 71.1cm (31 15/16" x 28"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1790-1820
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of History and Culture
Website: https://www.virginiahistory.org/
Object number:
905.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4eb91f010-c0e0-4db0-a749-f7674728c155
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_905.10

Edward Lloyd

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Lloyd, 1779 - 1834  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
7.5cm x 6.1cm (2 15/16" x 2 3/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1798
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Edward Lloyd: Male  Search this
Edward Lloyd: Politics and Government\Governor\Maryland  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Hammond-Harwood House Association
Website: hammondharwoodhouse.org/
Object number:
MD090027
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e2d5561d-8fd2-4b3a-b5fa-f46702667bbc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD090027

George Washington

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Other attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.7cm x 62.2cm (29 7/16" x 24 1/2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1780-1790
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Walker Art Center
Website: www.walkerart.org
Object number:
X484
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm443200a98-5949-4624-aad7-783562a35ee8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_X484

Anne Anry Pierre Bellon De Pont

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Anne Anry Pierre Bellon De Pont, 1772 - 1854  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
6.8cm x 5.7cm (2 11/16" x 2 1/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1797
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Anne Anry Pierre Bellon De Pont: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Carnegie Museum of Art
Website: www.cmoa.org/
Object number:
D 82
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44975e864-c766-4c0b-8c65-1ebd7a1ded8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_D_82

Thomas Humphrey Cushing

Artist:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Humphrey Cushing, 1755 - 1822  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
7.5cm x 6cm (2 15/16" x 2 3/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1799
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Thomas Humphrey Cushing: Male  Search this
Thomas Humphrey Cushing: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Indianapolis Museum of Art
Website: collection.imamuseum.org/
Object number:
57.147
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f17054dc-bafd-4007-89f1-bf1afd2714c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_57.147

Charles Henry Hart autograph collection

Creator:
Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918  Search this
Names:
Anshutz, Thomas Pollock, 1851-1912  Search this
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851  Search this
Chase, William Merritt, 1846-1916  Search this
Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900  Search this
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815  Search this
Cox, Kenyon, 1856-1919  Search this
Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916  Search this
James McNeill Whistler, 1834-1903  Search this
McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827  Search this
Peale, Raphaelle, 1774-1825  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860  Search this
Peale, Rubens, 1784-1865  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay, 1799-1885  Search this
Smillie, James David, 1833-1909  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert, 1755-1828  Search this
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872  Search this
Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921  Search this
Vanderlyn, John, 1775-1852  Search this
Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923  Search this
Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910  Search this
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820  Search this
Extent:
1.7 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1731-1918
Summary:
The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection dates from 1731-1917 and measures 1.7 linear feet comprised of 226 letters, portrait prints, and other documents signed by American artists.
Scope and Contents:
The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection dates from 1731-1917 and measures 1.7 linear feet comprised of 226 letters, portrait prints, and other documents signed by American artists.

Originally titled by Hart as "The History of Art in America as Told in a Remarkable Collection of Autograph Letters and Documents of Celebrated American Artists of the Eighteenth, Nineteenth, and Twentieth Century," the collection includes letters and other items signed by Thomas Anshutz, John J. Audubon, William Merritt Chase, Frederic Edwin Church, John Singleton Copley, Kenyon Cox, Thomas Eakins, Jervis McEntee, Samuel F.B. Morse, Charles Willson Peale, Raphaelle Peale, Rembrandt Peale, Rubens Peale, Titian Peale, James Daivd Smillie, Gilbert Stuart, Thomas Sully, Abbott Handerson Thayer, John Vanderlyn, Elihu Vedder, John Quincy Adams Ward, Benjamin West, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, and many others.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 1 series.

Series 1: Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1917 (226 items; Box 1-5)
Biographical / Historical:
Charles Henry Hart (1847-1918) was a historian, lawyer, writer, and director, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1882-1904. Widely, he published on the subject of 18th and 19th century portraiture in the United States.
Related Materials:
The Archives of American Art also holds the personal papers of Charles Henry Hart, dating from 1774-1930, bulk 1888-1918.
Provenance:
The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection was donated to the Archives of American Art in 1954 as an anonymous gift. It is assumed that Hart assembled the letters. Original collation was two letterbooks entitled "The History of Art in America as Tolk in a Remarkable Collection of Autograph Letters and Documents of Celebrated American Artists of the Eighteenth, Nineteenth, and Twentieth Century."
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Rights:
The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection is owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Autographs -- Collections  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Portraits  Search this
Autographs -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Autographs  Search this
Citation:
Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.hartchar
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hartchar

Research Files, 1735-1885

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Charles Willson Peale Papers  Search this
Subject:
Miller, Lillian B  Search this
Schaffer, Michael D  Search this
Hart, Sidney  Search this
Peale, Anna Claypoole 1791-1878  Search this
Ward, David C  Search this
Reinhardt, Leslie Kaye  Search this
Peale, Sarah Miriam 1800-1885  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson 1741-1827  Search this
Peale, James 1749-1831  Search this
Peale, Raphaelle 1774-1825  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt 1778-1860  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay 1799-1885  Search this
Physical description:
44.1 linear meters
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1735
1735-1885
Local number:
SIA RU204001
Restrictions & Rights:
(1) Restricted; (2) the records are located at the Peale Family Papers, National Portrait Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217662

William Floyd

Attribution:
James Peale, 1749 - 24 May 1831  Search this
Identified as:
William Floyd, 1734 - 1821  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory?
Dimensions:
Sight: 5.1 x 3.2cm (2 x 1 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1795
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
William Floyd: Male  Search this
William Floyd: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
William Floyd: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Landowner  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: R. W. Norton Art Gallery
Website: www.rwnaf.org/
Object number:
430 RWN
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40e4f57a9-6563-4fdb-b77a-06f40aff5c90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_430_RWN

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