Unidentified, Portrait of a Gentleman, ca. 1795, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1959.7.22
This image of a young gentleman with powdered hair and traditional dress was originally thought to be by Edward Savage, but research has since proved this not to be the case. We do not yet know the identity of the artist or the sitter.
Portrait of a Gentleman
- ca. 1795
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- Not on view.
sight 1 3/8 x 1 1/8 in. (3.6 x 2.7 cm) oval
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
- Portrait male – unidentified – bust
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