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Alfred Sully

Artist:
Thomas Sully (American, Horncastle, Lincolnshire 1783–1872 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
ca. 1839
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (7 x 7 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Gloria Manney, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.235.201
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 754
Alfred Sully (1820-1879) was the artist's son. He sat for his father while a student at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. During the same period he also sat for an oil portrait.
the sitter's son, Dr. Albert Walter Sully, Brooklyn, New York; his wife, Mrs. Albert Walter Sully; Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, 1970
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