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Call #:
1953.8.1
Title:
Thomas Peckham
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Peckham, Lewis
  • Date:
    1800-1805
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Miniature
    Materials:
    watercolor
    ivory
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States,
    Description:
    Miniature of Thomas Peckham wearing brown cutaway frock coat over blue and white waistcoat and white shirt with knotted white stock. Subject has thinning brown hair, and is posed with his right hand tucked into his frock coat.
    Dimensions:
    Height:4 in x Width:4.75 in x Depth:.625 in
    Research Notes:
    Thomas Peckham born in Middletown, RI June 30, 1747, died in Newport, RI Dec. 18, 1825. Married Hannah Weaver June 29, 1778.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Andrew Wallace , 1953-02
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