Alexander Robertson, Portrait of a Gentleman, ca. 1795, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1942.10.3
The identity of this gentleman is not known, but his powdered hair and elegant cravat indicate that he was a man of wealth in the late eighteenth century.
Portrait of a Gentleman
- ca. 1795
- On View
- Not on view.
2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. (6.7 x 5.5 cm) oval
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
- Mediums Description
- watercolor on ivory
- Portrait male – unidentified – bust
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