Richard Montgomery

Charles Willson Peale American

Not on view

The sitter (1736-1775) was born in Dublin, served in the British army, and, after 1773, moved to New York City, where he married Janet Livingston, the daughter of Robert R. Livingston. Peale apparently painted this posthumous profile of Montgomery from an earlier portrait.

Richard Montgomery, Charles Willson Peale (American, Chester, Maryland 1741–1827 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), Watercolor on ivory, American

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