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John Shaw

Artist:
Gilbert Stuart (American, North Kingston, Rhode Island 1755–1828 Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
1793
Geography:
Made in United States
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 x 28 in. (91.4 x 71.1 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Grima Johnson, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.462.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
The sitter (1750-1820); to his daughter, Alice Long Shaw (Mrs. John Edward Foley); to her son Arthur Morgan Foley; to his son, Henry Baretta Foley; to his daughter, Elodie Foley (Mrs. Lawrence H. Pugh), Louisiana; [Ehrich Galleries, New York]; [with Michaelsen Gallery, New York, 1937]; [sale, Rains Galleries, April 16, 1936, lot 72]; private collection; [sale, Parke-Bernet, October 24-26, 1946), lot 503; to Oscar Cintas, New York; [sale, Parke-Bernet (The Cintas Collection), May 1, 1963, lot 22]; to A.Grima Johnson (the grandson of Mrs. Lawrence H. Pugh, above).
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