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Call #:
1893.5.1
Title:
Charles Dyer IV
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Thompson, Cephas Giovanni, 1809-1888
  • Date:
    1836-1837
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Portrait
    Materials:
    oil
    canvas
    Place of production/origin:
    United States of America (USA), Rhode Island,
    Description:
    Half length portrait of a young man seated in red upholstered chair wearing dark coat with brass buttons, yellow weskit, white ruffled shirt. He has brown eyes, hair parted in center, and long sideburns. The backdrop is of browns, blues, and deep orange.
    Dimensions:
    Height:28.125 in x Width:24.25 in
    Provenance:
    Gift of Charles Sowle Dyer , 1893
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 80, page 61.)
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