George Cochran Lambdin

  • James Reid Lambdin, George Cochran Lambdin, ca. 1845, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1978.162.1

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George Lambdin (1830-1896) was James Reid Lambdin’s son, and a very successful portrait, genre, and flower painter. He often painted the flowers from his own garden, and became famous for his “Lambdin roses.” This miniature was exhibited in 1911 at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts tenth annual Pennsylvania Society of Miniature Painters show.

Title
George Cochran Lambdin
Artists
Date
ca. 1845
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (11.2 x 8.9 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Lambdin, George Cochran – bust
  • Dress – accessory – hat
Object Number
1978.162.1
Palette
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