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Washington Allston

Artist:
After Alonzo Chappel (American, New York 1828–1887 Middle Island, New York)
Publisher:
Johnson, Fry & Company (New York)
Sitter:
Washington Allston (American, Georgetown, South Carolina 1779–1843 Cambridgeport, Massachusetts)
Date:
1863
Medium:
Steel engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 5/8 × 7 15/16 in. (27 × 20.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Donato Esposito, 2013
Accession Number:
2013.609.15
Not on view
Inscription: in plate below image: "Washington Allson / From the Original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers / Johnson, Fry & Co. Publishers, New York / Entered according to Act of Congress AD 1863..."
Jim Green, Bellingham, Washington; Donato Esposito (British, born Birmingham, 1973), purchased from the preceding February 10, 2013; Donor: Donato Esposito (British, born Birmingham, 1973)
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