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Not on display. Research Application
Call #:
1950.2.1
Title:
Josiah Whitaker
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Nixon, T. - Attributed
  • Date:
    ca. 1810
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Miniature
    Materials:
    watercolor
    ink
    paper
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island,
    Description:
    Miniature profile portrait of Josiah Whitaker. He has curly hair and long curly sideburns and is wearing a dark suit with a high collared white shirt. In wooden frame.
    Dimensions:
    Height:4.875 in x Width:5.25 in x Depth:.625 in
    Provenance:
    Museum Purchase James Tyson , 1950
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 302, page 105.)
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