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John Tyler

John Tyler
Artist
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894
Sitter
John Tyler, 29 Mar 1790 - 18 Jan 1862
Date
1842
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Stretcher: 76.5 × 63.8 × 2.7 cm (30 1/8 × 25 1/8 × 1 1/16")
Frame: 100.6 × 87.5 × 9 cm (39 5/8 × 34 7/16 × 3 9/16")
Sight: 74.8 × 62.1 cm (29 7/16 × 24 7/16")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Museum Purchase, Gallery Fund) The Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the country’s first private museums, was established in 1869 to promote art and American genius. In 2014 the Works from the Corcoran Collection were distributed to institutions in Washington, D.C.
Object number
NPG.2019.13
Provenance
Thomas B. Bryan, Chicago [1861-1876]; Purchased by the Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1879; Gift to NPG, 2019.
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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