Washington Blanchard, Dr. Cook, 1842, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1953.7.3
Little is known about the gentleman shown in this miniature. We do know that the artist was in Philadelphia in 1841, and in Charleston in 1844, so the portrait was likely painted in one of these two places.
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sight 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (11.1 x 8.9 cm) rectangle
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
- Mediums Description
- watercolor on ivory
- Occupation – medicine – doctor
- Portrait male – Cook, Dr. – bust
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