James Peale (American, Chestertown, Maryland 1749–1831 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Watercolor on ivory
1 7/8 x 1 1/2 in. (4.8 x 3.7 cm)
Gift of J. William Middendorf II, 1968
Not on view
The sitter (1733-1810) served in the American Revolution and was acclaimed for his negotiations with Native Americans. He was later lieutenant governor of Massachusetts and the first collector for the Port of Boston.