Unidentified, Samuel Douchy, ca. 1835, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1946.3.24
This portrait shows Samuel Douchy in a fashionable black cravat and coat. The artist exaggerated Douchy’s costume to create a powerful silhouette, which emphasizes the gentleman’s self-assured gaze.
- ca. 1835
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2 3/8 x 2 in. (6.0 x 5.1 cm) oval
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
- Portrait male – Douchy, Samuel – bust
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