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Call #:
1951.8.1
Title:
George Curtis
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Alexander, Francis - Attributed, 1800-1880
  • Date:
    ca. 1820
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Portrait
    Materials:
    oil
    canvas
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island, Providence
    Description:
    Three quarter seated portrait of young man, wearing eyeglasses, dark coat, and white shirt.
    Dimensions:
    Height:30 in x Width:26.75 in
    Research Notes:
    George Curtis born Worchester, Massachusetts February 23, 1796, died Jacksonville, Florida March 6, 1821. American Paintings #160
    Provenance:
    Gift of George W. Curtis , 1951-05
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 160, page 100.)
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