Dr. Joseph Glover

  • Charles Fraser, Dr. Joseph Glover, ca. 1820, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1950.12.5

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Dr. Joseph Glover (about 1780-about 1840) practiced medicine in South Carolina after receiving his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1800. Noted for his work with poor patients, he also advocated the health-related benefits of planting trees in urban areas.

Title
Dr. Joseph Glover
Artist
Date
ca. 1820
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in. (8.7 x 7.1 cm) oval
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 – Glover, Joseph – bust
Object Number
1950.12.5
Palette
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