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John Howard Payne

Artist
John Wesley Jarvis, 1780 - 14 Jan 1840
Sitter
John Howard Payne, 9 Jun 1791 - 10 Apr 1852
Date
1812
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions
Panel: 86 × 67.3 cm (33 7/8 × 26 1/2")
Frame: 109.5 × 91.8 × 7.3 cm (43 1/8 × 36 1/8 × 2 7/8")
Sight: 84.7 × 66.8 cm (33 3/8 × 26 5/16")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Gift of William Wilson Corcoran) 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.2019.28
Provenance
Jonathan D. Meredith [1785-1872], Baltimore, Maryland; his son, Gilmor Meredith [1824-1899], 1883; Gift to William Wilson Corcoran [1798-1888], 1883; Gift to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1883; Gift to NPG, 2019.
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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Place
United States\Maryland\Baltimore Independent City\Baltimore