Charles Willson Peale (American, Chester, Maryland 1741–1827 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Watercolor on ivory
1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in. (4.4 x 3.5 cm)
Morris K. Jesup Fund, 1932
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.