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Arthur St. Clair

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale (American, Chester, Maryland 1741–1827 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1780
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in. (4.4 x 3.5 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Morris K. Jesup Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.110
Not on view
Arthur St. Clair (1736-1818) was a Scottish-born statesman, the ninth president of the Continental Congress, and later a major general in the revolutionary war. Peale recorded painting this miniature in July 1780 as a gift for the sitter.
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