Benjamin Hurd, Jr.

Benjamin Hurd Jr. (17781818) was born in Roxbury, Massachusetts. His grandfather Jacob Hurd (17021758) was a leading silversmith in colonial Boston, and the artist’s father and uncle both followed in the trade.

Title
Benjamin Hurd, Jr.
Artist
Date
ca. 1804-1818
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
image (oval): 2 141 34 in. (5.74.5 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Hurd, Benjamin, Jr. – bust
Object Number
1999.27.9
Palette
Linked Open Data
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