Eliab Metcalf, Benjamin Turo of Bermuda, ca. 1825, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Albert A. Best, Edison, N.J., 1986.64.2
This portrait of Benjamin Turo was probably painted while the artist was visiting the Caribbean islands in the early 1820s. There is no record of a Benjamin Turo living in Bermuda at this time.
Benjamin Turo of Bermuda
- ca. 1825
- On View
- Not on view.
sight 2 1/2 x 2 1/8 in. (6.3 x 5.4 cm) oval
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Albert A. Best, Edison, N.J.
- Mediums Description
- watercolor on ivory
- Portrait male – Turo, Benjamin
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