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Mr. Lawrence of Boston

1803 Edward Greene Malbone Born: Newport, Rhode Island 1777 Died: Savannah, Georgia 1807 watercolor on ivory sight 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (7.0 x 5.6 cm) oval Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of John Gellatly 1929.6.71 Not currently on view


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According to Edward Malbone’s account book, he painted Lawrence in December 1803, and was paid seventy dollars for his efforts on Christmas Day.

Keywords

History - United States - Massachusetts

Portrait male - Lawrence, Mr. - bust

painting - miniature

paint - watercolor

ivory

About Edward Greene Malbone

Born: Newport, Rhode Island 1777 Died: Savannah, Georgia 1807

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