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Robert Edwards Carter

ca. 1840 Sarah C. Frothingham Born: 1821 Died: New York, New York 1861 watercolor on ivory sight 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (6.0 x 4.8 cm) rectangle Smithsonian American Art Museum Bequest of Mary Roberta Stearns 1928.1.2 Not currently on view


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Robert Edwards Carter was the artist’s uncle. Conservation of this miniature was made possible through a generous grant provided by the Smithsonian Women’s Committee.

Keywords

Portrait male - Carter, Robert Edwards - bust

painting - miniature

paint - watercolor

ivory

About Sarah C. Frothingham

Born: 1821 Died: New York, New York 1861

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