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Call #:
1924.6.1
Title:
John Pitman
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Lincoln, James Sullivan - Artist
  • Date:
    ca. 1837
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifacts; Art; Portrait
    Materials:
    paint, oil
    canvas
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island, Providence
    Description:
    Half length seated portrait of man in black suit with a white shirt.
    Dimensions:
    Height:29 in x Width:24 in
    --or--
    Height:73.7 cm x Width:61 cm
    Subjects:
    Pitman, John, 1785-1864
    Portraits
    Research Notes:
    John Pitman (1785 - 1863) was a United States District Judge and President of the Providence Athenaeum...American Paintings #234
    Provenance:
    Gift of William G. Nightingale , 1924
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 234, page 102.)
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