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William Lippincott

1825 Daniel Dickinson Born: Litchfield, Connecticut 1795 Died: Litchfield, Connecticut watercolor on ivory 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. (6.7 x 5.4 cm) oval Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase 1978.73 Not currently on view


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There are several men by the name of William Lippincott who may have sat for this portrait. The sitter probably posed for Daniel Dickinson in Philadelphia, and there is evidence to suggest that this portrait was commissioned on the occasion of his wedding.

Keywords

Occupation - art - painter

Occupation - art - printmaker

Portrait male - Lippincott, William

Portrait male - Lippincott, William - bust

Portrait male - Lippincott, William - miniature

painting - miniature

paint - watercolor

ivory

About Daniel Dickinson

Born: Litchfield, Connecticut 1795 Died: Litchfield, Connecticut

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