Frederic De Peyster

  • George Edwin Bissell, Frederic De Peyster, modeled ca. 1875, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Watts De Peyster, XX78

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“The venerable Mr. Frederic De Peyster . . . was a man of singular uprightness and purity of character, a broad philanthropist, and an ardent lover of art and literature.” Harper’s Weekly

Title
Frederic De Peyster
Artist
Founder
Date
modeled ca. 1875
On View
Dimensions
12 x 11 x 7 in. (30.4 x 27.9 x 17.7 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of John Watts De Peyster

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – law – lawyer
  • Occupation – military – colonel
  • Occupation – other – philanthropist
  • Portrait male – De Peyster, Frederic – bust
Object Number
XX78
Palette
Linked Open Data
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