Dr. Cook

  • Washington Blanchard, Dr. Cook, 1842, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1953.7.3

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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.

Title
Dr. Cook
Artist
Date
1842
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (11.1 x 8.9 cm) rectangle
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – medicine – doctor
  • Portrait male – Cook, Dr. – bust
Object Number
1953.7.3
Palette
Linked Open Data
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