Portrait of a Gentleman

  • Walter Robertson, Portrait of a Gentleman, ca. 1796, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1936.6.1

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Walter Robertson’s meticulous brushwork matches the fastidious elegance of this dashing young man.

Title
Portrait of a Gentleman
Artist
Date
ca. 1796
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 2 in. (6.5 x 5.1 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – unidentified – bust
Object Number
1936.6.1
Palette
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