Richard Morell Staigg, Francis Schroeder, ca. 1849, watercolor and pencil on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1976.34.2
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.
- ca. 1849
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- Not on view.
9 5/8 x 7 1/8 in. (24.3 x 18.0 cm) oval
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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- watercolor and pencil on paperboard
- Portrait male – Schroeder, Francis – knee length
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