James Norris

  • Unidentified, James Norris, 19th century, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer, 1999.27.39

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Although this miniature was attributed to Sarah Miriam Peale, questions have been raised as to whether another miniaturist painted this portrait. James Norris is reputed to have lived in Philadelphia, a popular destination for many painters of miniatures.

Title
James Norris
Artists
Date
19th century
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
image (oval): 2 7/16 x 2 1/16 in. (6.2 x 5.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Norris, James – bust
Object Number
1999.27.39
Palette
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