Henry Brintnell Bounetheau, Henry Gourdin, ca. 1840, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau, 1946.3.9
A noted Charleston businessman and legislator, Henry Gourdin (1804-1879) was also godfather to the artist’s son, Henry Du Pré Bounetheau, whose miniature is also in this collection. Conservation of this miniature was made possible through a generous grant provided by the Smithsonian Women’s Committee.
- ca. 1840
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- Not on view.
sight 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (9.5 x 7.0 cm) rectangle
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau
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- watercolor on ivory
- Portrait male – Gourdin, Henry – bust
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