Portrait of a Gentleman

  • Peregrine F. Cooper, Portrait of a Gentleman, 1846, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1962.5.1

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On the back of this miniature is inscribed: “P.F. Cooper Artist, No. 140 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, May 4th 1846.” This was probably the artist’s address at the time of the painting. Nothing is yet known about the distinguished gentleman in the portrait.

Title
Portrait of a Gentleman
Artist
Date
1846
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 2 3/8 x 2 in. (6.0 x 5.0 cm) rectangle
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
1962.5.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
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ca. 1840
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