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The Portraits

Staff member working in collections and putting a painting away

The Nation's Choice for President and Vice President

Artist
Nathaniel Currier, 27 Mar 1813 - 20 Nov 1888
Copy after
Unidentified Artist
Sitter
Henry Clay, 12 Apr 1777 - 29 Jun 1852
Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen, 1817 - 1885
Date
1844
Type
Print
Medium
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions
Image: 30 x 21cm (11 13/16 x 8 1/4")
Sheet: 33.7 x 23.7cm (13 1/4 x 9 5/16")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number
NPG.82.10
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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