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Call #:
1953.6.2
Title:
James DeWolf
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    1825-1830
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Miniature
    Materials:
    watercolor
    ivory
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States,
    Description:
    Miniature of James DeWolf wearing a dark coat and white knotted tie. He is turned to left, has white hair combed back, and arms folded across chest. In square red leather case with green velvet on inside.
    Dimensions:
    Height:4.5 in x Width:4.5 in x Depth:.5 in
    Research Notes:
    James DeWolf born March 18, 1764, died Dec. 21, 1837.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Miss Alice Bradford Lovett , 1953
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 70, page 56. Charles DeWolf, etc. facing page 23 is portrait of James DeWolf after Thompson.)
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