Francis Schroeder

  • Richard Morell Staigg, Francis Schroeder, ca. 1849, watercolor and pencil on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1976.34.2

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Francis Schroeder served as the U.S. minister to Sweden and Norway from 1849 to 1857. The portraits of Francis and his wife, Caroline Schroeder, were passed down through the Schroeder family, and were at one point owned by Sara Franklin Schroeder, the great-great-great-granddaughter of Benjamin Franklin.

Title
Francis Schroeder
Artist
Date
ca. 1849
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
9 5/8 x 7 1/8 in. (24.3 x 18.0 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor and pencil on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Schroeder, Francis – knee length
Object Number
1976.34.2
Palette
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