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Call #:
1972.21.1
Title:
Carl F. Herreshoff
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Malbone, Edward Greene
  • Date:
    1800-1801
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Miniature
    Materials:
    watercolor
    ivory
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States,
    Description:
    Miniature of Carl F. Herreshoff wearing black coat, white vest and stock. He has blue eyes and white hair and sideburns. In brass oval frame, then placed within black wooden frame.
    Dimensions:
    Height:4.5 in x Width:5.5 in x Depth:.25 in
    Research Notes:
    Carl F. Herreshoff (1763-1819), married Sarah Brown in 1801.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Norman Herreshoff , 1972
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 27, page 28. Antiques (November, 1929) p. 378.)
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