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Portrait of Thomas Jefferson

1971.471 (RS116279)

Description

Thomas Jefferson standing in front of a table and chair, his left hand resting on a world globe which is on the table.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Inscriptions
Recent label on back, ""SPNEA/Fogg Art Museum/Loan for Exhibition/TL 22332.6."" Yellowed paper label tied to ring handwritten in pencil, ""at right of/big mirror/behind desk.""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
Globe
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Dimensions
20.125 x 12.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.471
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5057

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