Mr. John Corlis

  • Edward Greene Malbone, Mr. John Corlis, 1795, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1980.29.1

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John Corlis owned a merchant shipping fleet based in Providence, Rhode Island, plying the waters between the United States, the Caribbean islands, and Hamburg, Germany, between 1792 and 1810.

Title
Mr. John Corlis
Artist
Date
1795
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 2 7/8 x 2 3/8 in. (7.3 x 6.0 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Corlis, John – bust
Object Number
1980.29.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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