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Call #:
1973.103.1
Title:
Captain David Hicks
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    1790-1800
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifacts; Art; Painting, Miniature
    Materials:
    watercolor
    ivory
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island, Providence
    Description:
    Miniature of Captain David Hicks wearing high white stock, red waistcoat and coat. In black frame with matte.
    Dimensions:
    Height:3.5 in x Width:3.625 in x Depth:.375 in
    Research Notes:
    Captain David Hicks was captain of ship Neptune out of Providence, died near Brunswick, North Carolina April 1804.
    Provenance:
    Gift of
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 284, page 104.)
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